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The Resource The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark, Kate Moore

The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark, Kate Moore

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The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark
Title
The radium girls
Title remainder
the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark
Statement of responsibility
Kate Moore
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Now adapted for young readers! The incredible true story of the young women exposed to the "wonder drug" radium and their struggle for justice" --
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Tone
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10909636
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DLC
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Radium girls: the dark story of America's shining women
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Moore, Kate
Dewey number
363.17/990820973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6067.2.U6
LC item number
M662 2020
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Watch dial painters
  • Radium paint
  • Consumers' leagues
  • Industrial hygiene
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Women employees
  • Employers' liability
Target audience
adolescent
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the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark
Label
The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark, Kate Moore
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Publication
Copyright
Note
"This work is adapted 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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 388-391) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge. First day ; Wartime warning ; All change ; The mysterious maladies of Mollie Maggia ; Girls wanted ; Mere coincidence? ; Radium games ; Strange symptoms ; "Something going on" ; Investigations underway ; Warning shots ; Lip, dip, paint ; Truth and lies ; Hoffman helps ; Making history ; Hope -- Power. The list of the doomed ; Dead end ; Until death do us part ; Make or break ; "Fraud of frauds" ; In the shadow of the church spire ; Back from the grave ; The trial of the decade ; On the stand ; "Far from finished in this fight" ; Settlement? ; The chill of fear ; Happy ending? ; Midnight machinations ; A cold, cold winter ; Time-bomb tumors ; A very big mistake ; The end of the adventure ; Brave until the last -- Justice. Conspiracy? ; "Very suspicious" ; Verdict ; Fighting back ; A desire for justice ; Legal champion ; A long and lonely fall ; Her day in court ; Too weak for tears ; Bedside hearing ; The society of the living dead ; One more day
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers' edition.
Extent
xvii, 408 pages
Isbn
9781728210346
Lccn
2020016986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)on1155484459
Label
The radium girls : the scary but true story of the poison that made people glow in the dark, Kate Moore
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This work is adapted 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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 388-391) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledge. First day ; Wartime warning ; All change ; The mysterious maladies of Mollie Maggia ; Girls wanted ; Mere coincidence? ; Radium games ; Strange symptoms ; "Something going on" ; Investigations underway ; Warning shots ; Lip, dip, paint ; Truth and lies ; Hoffman helps ; Making history ; Hope -- Power. The list of the doomed ; Dead end ; Until death do us part ; Make or break ; "Fraud of frauds" ; In the shadow of the church spire ; Back from the grave ; The trial of the decade ; On the stand ; "Far from finished in this fight" ; Settlement? ; The chill of fear ; Happy ending? ; Midnight machinations ; A cold, cold winter ; Time-bomb tumors ; A very big mistake ; The end of the adventure ; Brave until the last -- Justice. Conspiracy? ; "Very suspicious" ; Verdict ; Fighting back ; A desire for justice ; Legal champion ; A long and lonely fall ; Her day in court ; Too weak for tears ; Bedside hearing ; The society of the living dead ; One more day
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers' edition.
Extent
xvii, 408 pages
Isbn
9781728210346
Lccn
2020016986
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)on1155484459

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