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The locket : surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist fire

Author: Suzanne Lieurance
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, ©2008.
Series: Historical fiction adventures
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After Galena, an eleven-year-old Russian immigrant, survives a terrible fire at the non-unionized Triangle Shirtwaist factory while her older sister and many others do not, she begins fighting for improved working conditions in New York City factories.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Suzanne Lieurance
ISBN: 9780766029286 076602928X
OCLC Number: 85892191
Description: 160 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Historical fiction adventures
Other Titles: Surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist fire
Responsibility: Suzanne Lieurance.
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After Galena, an eleven-year-old Russian immigrant, survives a terrible fire at the non-unionized Triangle Shirtwaist factory while her older sister and many others do not, she begins fighting for improved working conditions in New York City factories.

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I would recommend this book to students from 5-12.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-20) Good Permalink

      The Locket: Surviving the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire. Galena and her family are Jewish immigrants from Russia who are dealing with the hardships of the early 1900's of the "new life" in America.  Both Galena and her sister, Anya, work at the Triangle Shirtwaist Company,...
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