Flesh and Blood So Cheap: The Triangle Fire and Its Legacy
Publish date: February 8th 2011
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 182
Edition language: English
, Non Fiction
, Middle Grade
, American History
, New York
As soon as I unloaded my library bag, Veronica lifted this off the stack. Two enthusiastic thumbs up.She thought it was a little to meander-y at the beginning, but I loved the way Martin went all over the place to give us a really thorough grounding in the situation that set the stage for the disast...
Excellent history that places the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire of 1911 in the context of tenement life for new immigrants in early 20th century New York City and the rise of the labor movement.