Henryk Katz (1914-1990)

Halstead, John L.
March 1991
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Spring91, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p4
Academic Journal
Presents an obituary for Henryk Katz, the first International Secretary of the Society for the Study of Labour History. Death in June 1990; Completion of a book on the history of the First International; Specialization in the fields of European and American history; Contribution to the solution of the Society's financial difficulties in the early 1980s.


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