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Uprising

Author: Margaret Peterson Haddix
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, [2009], ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1927, at the urging of twenty-one-year-old Harriet, Mrs. Livingston reluctantly recalls her experiences at the Triangle Shirtwaist factory, including miserable working conditions that led to a strike, then the fire that took the lives of her two best friends, when Harriet, the boss's daughter, was only five years old. Includes historical notes.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Young adult works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Peterson Haddix
ISBN: 9780545233576 0545233577
OCLC Number: 557544132
Notes: Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2007.
Target Audience: 12 and up.
Description: 346 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Margaret Peterson Haddix.

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In 1927, at the urging of twenty-one-year-old Harriet, Mrs. Livingston reluctantly recalls her experiences at the Triangle Shirtwaist factory, including miserable working conditions that led to a strike, then the fire that took the lives of her two best friends, when Harriet, the boss's daughter, was only five years old. Includes historical notes.

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