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Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy
Title:
Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy
ISBN:
9780553499353
Edition:
First Yearling edition
Publication Information:
[NY] : Yearling Books, 2015.
Physical Description:
182 p. : ill. ; 21 x 24 cm.
Contents:
From the ashes -- Huddled masses -- Into the magic cauldron -- Flesh and blood so cheap -- An overflow of suffering: the uprising of the twenty thousand -- The third gate: fire at the Triangle -- A stricken conscience -- The price of liberty.
Reading Level:
1000 L Lexile
Summary:
Provides a detailed account of the disastrous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City, which claimed the lives of 146 garment workers on 1911, and examines the impact of this event on the nation's working conditions and labor laws.
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