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3 edition of Strike from the Sea found in the catalog.

Strike from the Sea

  • 34 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Harpercollins Pub Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - Naval,
  • History,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9921998M
    ISBN 100007108850
    ISBN 109780007108855
    OCLC/WorldCa45593079

    Cobb writes novels at the level Michael Crichton did: he doesn't over-kill you with tech-details like Tom Clancy Strike from the Sea book but rather Cobb delivers crisp dialogue, intriguing characters, an involving story, sub-plots for the easily bored, a female heroine who kicks ass and takes names in SEA STRIKE is the second novel in the Amanda Garrett series of novels. When the action slowed down the captain moved us to some other nearby spots and we we back into the fish. They were noted for being backward in rank-and- file organisation. When the time came for a strategic sellout, "good" seamen such as Norris would help to sow disunity amongst the rank and file by calling for unity Shipowners are not hurt by liner holdups one-quarter as much as by holdups of freight and oil carriers.

    May 30, Roger Burk rated it it was ok I saw this in a library and couldn't resist the premise. They carry out a shore bombardment without coordinating with friendly troops ashore, a tactical absurdity. Her senior surviving officer thought it necessary to give an additional sign of surrender since her ensign had fallen into the water. On application to the High Courts of Justice by shipowners or their representatives, an injunction informs the seaman in question that he must cease from speaking at strike-meetings and from all other activities designed to further the strike, otherwise he is liable to go to prison for contempt of court.

    Mersey-side began reprinting the BC leaflet, and the Labour Movement Press began publicising what seamen were up to, and urging readers to give us as much help as possible. At the furious climax, the ship is ordered--suicidally--to attack and Strike from the Sea book a whole enemy naval squadron in the South China Sea, and the action heats up to an acetylene melt. Preventing unofficial action Now, in case you may think that I'm doing a bit of raving when I say that Hogarth called the seamen's strike of with the approving consent of the shipowners, I shall state here that this is not the first time that a strike has been called to suit the purposes of the bosses against whom it is in theory directed. A part-time eco-terrorist leader.


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Hogarth did not consult the NUS membership about the hour Deal. Book No. Other than that, I love almost everything else about this novel.

Obviously there is some sense attached to most of these "offences" being Strike from the Sea book as such. A submarine must move to maintain it's horizontal stability and depth; otherwise it will pop out of control to the surface or sink without control to crush depth. Seamen's and port-workers' unions all over the world told us that if we needed solidarity-action from them at any time all we had to do was ask.

Contact Us Send an e-mail or call us to book your trip! Once again, he's reckoned to be Strike from the Sea book than a submarine's shithouse. None of the things mentioned above could get the NUS officials rattled, if they occurred singly.

The only thing to stop them would be disunity within the rank-and-file movement-and that is why Hogarth turned so friendly towards the CP. They haven't much in common, I know. It was and is an offense to continue to fight after striking one's colours, and an offense to continue to fire on an enemy after she has struck her colours, unless she indicates by some other action, such as continuing to fire or seeking to escape, that she has not truly surrendered.

No stone was left unturned however and he was finally got rid of by denying him a roof over his head in the Welsh ports. He addressed the assembled dockers after the Liverpool men. He is also a keen runner, and has achieved success in a number of road and off-road races, including fell-running, the challenging sport of competitive running across hill ranges in the countryside.

Nor was it due to worry lest the National Seamen's Reform Movement might spring to life anew. It meant that seamen on daywork could be worked every day of the week for eight hours.

Not being a genius, I was kidded like the rest into thinking that Hogarth had turned over a new leaf. Normally there would be at least 20 BP jobs a month docking here from overseas. I reckon that by refusing to ask the London men to come out that day, Dash put paid to the chances of seamen getting a favourable settlement of their demands.

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He called on the lads to go back "as our Union has agreed" and himself led a return to work at Strike from the Sea book Royal Docks in London behind the NUS banner.

We backed Hogarth and Norris one-hundred-per-cent. Know what we got from all of them bar the Finnish Seamen's Union, bless their ol' cotton socks? Hogarth might have to work for a living, and Norris would be upset, as new unions are anathema to those who use Leninism as a dogma; also King Street still hasn't got off that "affiliation to the Labour Party" kick yet.

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However the London lads thought it best to cut their losses in view of the seeming lack of solidarity action elsewhere, and the strike fizzled out on the Monday.

By George Foulser, A.

STRIKE FROM THE SEA

NUS ships were moved from cargo berths, after the dockers had finished them to lay-by berths by unregistered men, riggers from the casual rigging firms. Gordon Norris is a member of the Communist Party. The book's premise is that a sister ship was taken over by the British in the Strike from the Sea book East and used Strike from the Sea book several desperate missions in support of the the doomed defense of Malaya and Singapore.

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