The radium girls the dark story of America's shining women

Title The radium girls the dark story of America's shining women
Names Moore, Kate (Writer and editor).
Book Number DB089743
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Chronicle of the women employed during World War I as watch dial painters--requiring the use and ingestion of radium-laced paint--and their legal fight for compensation. Discusses the often gruesome physical deformities and pain the women experienced and their determination to receive justice. Commercial audiobook. 2016.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Commercial format - CF
Sociology - SOC
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
LC Subject Consumers' leagues - United States - History
Industrial hygiene - United States - History - 20th century
Radium paint - Toxicology
Watch dial painters - Diseases - United States - History
World War, 1914-1918 - War work - United States
World War, 1914-1918 - Women - United States
Nonfiction
Talking books
Call Number 363.17990820973 ANF
Language English
Released 2017
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2017
Original Publication Reissue of: Unabridged. Prince Frederick : HighBridge, 2017. 9781681684222
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