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The Resource Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy, Albert Marrin

Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy, Albert Marrin

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Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy
Title
Flesh and blood so cheap
Title remainder
the Triangle fire and its legacy
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Title variation
Flesh and blood so cheap
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
Describes the conditions in the textile industry in the early twentieth century behind the fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Company that led to the death of many young women, and explains its impact on the labor movement and on society
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2012
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Flora Stieglitz Straus Award, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
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385100
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
974.7/1041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.M122 2011
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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the Triangle fire and its legacy
Label
Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy, Albert Marrin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [164]-177) and index
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
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780375868894
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010021533
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)635461169
Label
Flesh and blood so cheap : the Triangle fire and its legacy, Albert Marrin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [164]-177) and index
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
Dimensions
21 x 25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
182 p.
Isbn
9780375868894
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
2010021533
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)635461169

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