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Richard Schneirov

Born: 1948
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Richard Schneirov attended the University of Illinois at Chicago and then received his Masters and Ph. D. from Northern Illinois University.

Biography: Richard Schneirov received his Ph.D. from Northern Illinois University in 1984. He has taught history at Indiana State University since 1989 and has lectured in Germany and China. His teaching and research interests include labor and working-class history, American politics, the Gilded Age and Progressive Era, and the 1960s counterculture and protest movements.


Primary Literary Genre(s): History; Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Richard Schneirov on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Labor and urban politics :
ISBN: 0252023749 OCLC: 37246254

University of Illinois Press, Urbana : ©1998.

This finely detailed narrative is the definitive account of the rise to power of the Chicago labor movement amidst the 1877 railroad strike, the 1886 struggle over the eight-hour workday, and the 1894 Pullman strike.

Pride and solidarity :
ISBN: 0875463061 OCLC: 27266146

ILR Press, Ithaca, N.Y. : ©1993.