The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark
—Moore, Kate (Writer and editor), author.
Book
2020
1 available of 4 items

"Now adapted for young readers! The incredible true story of the young women exposed to the "wonder drug" radium and their struggle for justice"-- Provided by publisher.

Item Details
Subjects:
Consumers' leagues -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Industrial hygiene -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Radium paint -- Toxicology -- Juvenile literature.
Watch dial painters -- Diseases -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- War work -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Women -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN:
9781728210346
9781728209470
Edition:
Young readers' edition.
Description:
xvii, 408 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8 and up.
Notes:
"This work is adpated for young readers and is based on The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women by Kate Moore, copyright 2017 by Kate More, published by Sourcebooks"--Verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Knowledge
Power
Justice
LCCN:
2020016986
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