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A woman unafraid : the achievements of Frances Perkins

Author: Penny Colman
Publisher: New York : Atheneum ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt's secretary of labor, who became the first woman cabinet member and a pioneer in labor reform, establishing unemployment insurance, minimum wages, maximum hours, safety regulations, and social security.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Frances Perkins; Frances Perkins; Frances Perkins
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Penny Colman
ISBN: 0689318537 9780689318535
OCLC Number: 27643538
Description: x, 129 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Penny Colman.

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A biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt's secretary of labor, who became the first woman cabinet member and a pioneer in labor reform, establishing unemployment insurance, minimum wages, maximum hours, safety regulations, and social security.

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