Labour and Politics in Oshawa and District 1928-1943. James A. Pendergest, MA thesis, Queen’s University, 1973. The most detailed and informative account of the day-to-day events of the Oshawa strike is found in this thesis by James Pendergest. Pendergest’s work is carefully sourced, and proves that meaningful historical analysis starts with a commitment to fully uncovering the basic facts.
The Bosses’ Boy: A Documentary Record of Walter P. Reuther. This pamphlet was put out by opponents of Walter Reuther leading up to the 1947 UAW Convention and the election of the UAW International President and Executive Board. Reuther’s opponents attacked Reuther for his redbaiting, coziness with management, and a hypocritical approach to fighting racism.