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We Shall Not Be Moved: The Women's Factory Strike of 1909

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4 out of 5
Based on 77 Ratings and 22 Reviews

Book Description
Young people feeling like they can't change the world should read Joan Dash's We Shall Not Be Moved. In 1909, teenage girls led some 30,000 shirt cutters, pressers, and finishers in the "largest strike of women workers ever known in the United States." These young women, who lived near poverty and spoke different languages, nevertheless brought the shirt-making industry to a halt for more tha... More
Book Information
PublisherPolaris Press
BindingPaperback (7 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages165
Publication Date01/01/1998
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About Joan Dash (Author) : Joan Dash is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Joan Dash include A Dangerous Engine: Benjamin Franklin, from Scientist to Diplomat (Frances... more
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