Al Sandine

Al Sandine has been a mill worker, freeway landscapegroomer, claims examiner, free-clinic counselor, information officer, arbitrator, and insurance auditor, among other things. Now retired, he makes his home in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he remainspolitically active, paints, and pursues the kind of research and writing that produced this book. He is also the author of "Plundertown, USA: Coos Bay Enters the Global Economy".