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A Spark Is Struck!: John Hall & the ILWU in Hawaii Sanford Zalburg

A Spark Is Struck!: John Hall & the ILWU in Hawaii

Sanford Zalburg

Published November 1st 2007
ISBN : 9780979064784
Paperback
558 pages
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Jack Hall came ashore at Honolulu Harbor as an insignificant seaman and quickly took his place at the forefront of those who forged Hawaiis destiny. A Spark is Struck is Halls storyand the story behind the International Longshore & WarehouseMoreJack Hall came ashore at Honolulu Harbor as an insignificant seaman and quickly took his place at the forefront of those who forged Hawaiis destiny. A Spark is Struck is Halls storyand the story behind the International Longshore & Warehouse Union in the Hawaiian Islands. Together, the man and the union helped incite a bloodless revolution, transforming one of the most liberal states in the nation. It was an era of landmark events: the Red Scare, the consolidation of power, major labor strikes in the fields and on the docks. Here is the inside story of a power brokers career and a unions role in shaping todays Hawaii.