November 2011 Newsletter

November 2011 Newsletter

LHP Newsletter 53 – November 2011

FROM THE SHOP FLOOR

Introduction from guest editor Pat Martin

Chair’s report

Current research

NEWS ROUND-UP

Canberra conference on labour biography

Auckland notes

Study of Tailoresses’ Union earns historian award

FEATURE ARTICLES

Open-cast mining on the Denniston Plateau

The miners’ militant history

Return to Arras—the NZ Tunnelling Company

UNION FAMILY

Women in the 1951 strike: an untold story

REVIEWS

Truth

Unions in Common Cause

Slouching Towards Bethlehem