Memories of Dottie: Dorothy Thompson (1923-2011)

Roberts, Stephen
August 2011
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Aug2011, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p161
Academic Journal
An obituary for Dorothy Thompson, a historian and a founder member of th Society for the Study of Labour History, is presented.


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