There is Power in a Union

Historian Philip Dray gives an account of American labor from the dawn of the industrial age to the present day—from the textile mills of Lowell, Massachusetts, the first real factories in America, to the waning influence of unions today. There is Power in a Union: The Epic Story of Labor in America  gives an account of the accomplishments of organized labor and reveals its central role in our social, political, economic, and cultural evolution.