The Battle of the Overpass Bibliography

Babson, Steve. Working Detroit: The Making of a Union Town. Adama Books, 1984.
Barnard, John. Walter Reuther and the Rise of the Auto Workers. Boston: Little, Brown.1983.
Carew, Anthony. Walter Reuther. Manchester; New York: Manchester University Press, distributed by St. Martin’s Press, 1993.
Cormier, Frank and Eaton, William J. Reuther. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1970.
Fine, Sidney. Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of 1936-37. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 1969.
Howe, Irving and Widdick, B.J. The UAW and Walter Reuther. New York, Random House, 1949.
Kraus, Henry. The Many and the Few: A Chronicle of the Dynamic Auto Workers. Los Angeles: The Plantin Press, 1947.
Kraus, Henry. Heroes of the Unwritten Story: The UAW, 1934-39. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1993.
Pflug, Warner. The UAW in Pictures. Detroit, Wayne State University Press, 1971.
Reuther, Victor G. The Brothers Reuther and the Story of the UAW: A Memoir. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976.

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