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Brave girl : Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers' Strike of 1909

Author: Michelle Markel; Melissa Sweet; Rachel Zegar; Balzer + Bray,; HarperCollins (Firm),
Publisher: New York : Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, ©2013
Edition/Format:   Book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st ed
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An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district.
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Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Clara Lemlich; Clara Lemlich
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michelle Markel; Melissa Sweet; Rachel Zegar; Balzer + Bray,; HarperCollins (Firm),
ISBN: 9780061804427 0061804428
OCLC Number: 795757604
Notes: "The artist used watercolor, gouache, and mixed media to create the illustrations for this book."--Title page verso.
Typography and jacket design by Rachel Zegar.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 760
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Responsibility: written by Michelle Markel ; Illustrated by Melissa Sweet.

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An illustrated account of immigrant Clara Lemlich's pivotal role in the influential 1909 women laborer's strike describes how she worked grueling hours to acquire an education and support her family before organizing a massive walkout to protest the unfair working conditions in New York's garment district.

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