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Holding the Line

(1996)
Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983
A non fiction book by

 
 
Novelist Barbara Kingsolver began her writing career with "Holding the Line". It is the story of how women's lives were transformed by an 18-month strike against the Phelps-Dodge Copper Corporation. Set in the small mining towns of Arizona, the story is partly oral history and partly social criticism, exploring the process of empowerment which occurs when people work together as a community.


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November 1996 : USA Hardback
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Title: Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983 (ILR Press Books)
Author(s): Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0-8014-3340-1 / 978-0-8014-3340-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Cornell University Press
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1989 : USA Hardback
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Title: Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983 : With a New Introduction
Author(s): Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0-87546-155-7 / 978-0-87546-155-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ilr Pr
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September 1989 : USA Hardback
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Title: Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983
Author(s): Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0-87546-156-5 / 978-0-87546-156-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: ILR Press
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Paperback Editions

November 1996 : USA Paperback
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Title: Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983 (ILR Press Books)
Author(s): Barbara Kingsolver
ISBN: 0-8014-8389-1 / 978-0-8014-8389-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: ILR Press
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October 2012 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Holding the Line: Women in the Great Arizona Mine Strike of 1983 (ILR Press Books)
Author(s): Barbara Kingsolver
Publisher: ILR Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA