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Publisher: Enslow Pub
ISBN10: 0766018393 ISBN13: 9780766018396 DDC: 974.7/1041 LCC: F128.5

Summary

Explores the people and events connected with the 1911 fire in a New York City sewing factory that killed 146 people and led to reforms in legislation regarding workplace safety.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 124) and index. Fire in the factory -- A general strike is declared -- A city mourns -- Investigations and a trial -- Steps to improve working conditions.

Classification

  • LCC: F128.5
  • Dewey Decimal: 974.7/1041

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 128 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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