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The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: Core Events of an Industrial Disaster
Whether they occur at home or in the workplace, fires are devastating events that sometimes cause the tragic deaths of innocent people. Find out what happened when a factory in New York City caught fire in the early 1900s. And discover why so many workers were unable to escape the blazing building.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published January 1st 2014 by Fact Finders
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A detailed look at tragedy of a factory fire during the industrial. This book series has wonderful pictures and really shows you these terrible real-life events. Not for the faint of heart. Each book tries to sum up the steps made to prevent such things from happening again. While there were many laws set up to protect workers after the incident, there are still several deaths in workplaces like this today. Human negligence is alive and well.