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Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy

Author: Albert Marrin; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.,; Random House Children's Books,
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Provides a detailed account of the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City, which claimed the lives of 146 garment workers in 1911, and examines the impact of this event on the nation's working conditions and labor laws.
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Genre/Form: Dust jackets (Bindings)
Maps
Photographs
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Marrin; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.,; Random House Children's Books,
ISBN: 9780375968891 037596889X 9780375868894 0375868895
OCLC Number: 635461169
Notes: "...Alfred A. Knopf, an imprint of Random House Children's Books..."--T.p. verso.
Awards: National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2011.
Target Audience: Middle School; 1000
Description: 182 p. : ill., maps ; 21 x 25 cm.
Contents: Prelude : the tragic heart --
Huddled masses --
Into the magic cauldron --
Flesh and blood so cheap --
An overflow of suffering : uprising of the 20,000 --
The third gate : fire at the triangle --
A stricken conscience --
The price of liberty.
Other Titles: Triangle fire and its legacy
Responsibility: Albert Marrin.

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Provides a detailed account of the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City, which claimed the lives of 146 garment workers in 1911, and examines the impact of this event on the nation's working conditions and labor laws.

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