Bull, Tas. (Tasnor),: Politics in a Union: The Hursey Case
Book Number: 0117332
Alternative Publishing Cooperative Limited, Sydney, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. introduction by Manning Clark, list of illustrations, references and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs, reproductions of cartoons and reproductions of newspaper articles. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip.Photographic dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel.When Frank Hursey and his son refused to pay their union's levy to support the Australian Labor Party, the Union expelled them. Bull, the author, was the general secretary of the Waterside Workers' Federation and played a leading part in this Tasmanian dispute.This is the story of that clash from an insider's perspective. Softening to the backstrip edges with a little rubbing to the lower book edges. Very light age toning of the textblock edges and pages.Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and top backstrip edge. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges with quite heavy rubbing to the panels. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. , VII - IX, [2, 2-134,  pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; Unions; Australia; Groups, Clubs & Associations. Inventory No: 0117332.