The radium girls

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The radium girls : the dark story of America's shining women

Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.

Naperville, Illinois : Sourcebooks, [2018]

xviii, 477 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.

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Recounts the struggles of hundreds of women who were exposed to radium while working factory jobs during World War I, describing how they were mislead by their employers and became embroiled in a battle for workers' rights.

Due 03/27/19

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ISBN:

9781492650959

ISBN:

1492650951 : $21.50

ISBN:

9780780411548

ISBN:

0780411544

LC Call No:

HD6067.2.U6 M66 2018

Dewey Class No:

363.17/990820973 23

Author:

Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.

Title:

The radium girls : the dark story of America's shining women / Kate Moore.

Physical:

xviii, 477 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Notes:

"Originally published in 2016 in the United Kingdom by Simon & Schuster UK"--Title page verso.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (pages [416]-467) and index.

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly

Summary:

Recounts the struggles of hundreds of women who were exposed to radium while working factory jobs during World War I, describing how they were mislead by their employers and became embroiled in a battle for workers' rights.

Target Audience:

8.1 Perma-Bound Books.

Target Audience:

8.1 Perma-Bound Books.

Subject:

Watch dial painters--Diseases--United States--History.

Subject:

Radium paint--Toxicology.

Subject:

Consumers' leagues--United States--History.

Subject:

Industrial hygiene--United States--History--20th century.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Women--United States.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--War work--United States.

Subject:

Watch dial painters--Diseases--United States--History.

Subject:

Radium paint--Toxicology.

Subject:

Consumers' leagues--United States--History.

Subject:

Industrial hygiene--United States--History--20th century.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Women.

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--War work.

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