Books and other references

John Battle, Tom Maguire, Socialist and Poet, Medium Publishing/Ford Maguire Society 1997.

Ernie Benson, To Struggle is to Live, vols 1 and 2.

Joseph Buckman, Immigrants and the Class Struggle: The Jewish Immigrants in Leeds, 1880-1914, Manchester UP, 1983.

M Freedman, Leeds Jewry, The first 100 years, Jewish Historical Society of England (Leeds Branch), 1992. The Jewish immigration of 1880 onwards shaped the city considerably; this book documents the arrival and establishment of impoverished eastern immigrants.

M Gawthorpe, Up hill to Holloway, Prebscot, 1962. An autobiography the early chapters describe a working class childhood in Woodhouse, Leeds

June Hannam, Isabella Ford, Blackwell, 1989.

H Hendrick, The Leeds gas strike, Publications of the Thoresby Society, 54, 1979. An account of the famous strike (eventually won) that brought the city to a standstill and provoked armed occupation.

George Jacob Holyoake, Leeds Industrial Co-operative Society Jubilee Celebration, 1897.

J Liddington, Rebel Girls, Virago, 2007.

F Machin, The Yorkshire Miners (vol 1).

T Maguire, Machine room chants, Labour Leader, 1895. The full collection of Maguire's poetry, published posthumously.

A Mattison and I Ford, Tom Maguire, a remembrance, Labour Press Society, 1895.

M Thomis and J Grimmett, Women in Protest 1800-1850, Crom Helm, 1982. Chapter 2 is of especial interest.

E Thompson, Homage to Tom Maguire, in Essays in Labour history, A Briggs and J Saville, Macmillan, 1960.

Tom Woodhouse, Nourishing the Liberty Tree: Liberals and Labour in Leeds 1880, 1914.

Who owns Leeds?, I-spy productions, 1986. A (rare) catalogue of the rich and influential of 1980s Leeds, compiled by an anarchist collective.

Centenary Souvenir, Leeds Typographical Society 1810 - 1910