Gunpowder girls : : the true stories of three Civil War tragedies

Title Gunpowder girls : : the true stories of three Civil War tragedies
Names Anderson, Tanya.
Book Number DBC08673
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation With thousands of men off fighting in the Civil War, the government hired women and girls--some as young as ten--to make millions of rounds of ammunition. Poor immigrant girls and widows paid the price for carelessness at three major arsenals. Many of these workers were killed, blown up and burned beyond recognition. For grades 6-9.
Narrator Olsen, Carrie.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 19th Century - HUN
War (Non-Fiction) - WNF
War - Civil War - WNFC
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
Female narrator.
LC Subject Gunpowder industry - Accidents - United States - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
Women - Employment - United States - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
Ammunition - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - War work - Juvenile literature
United States - History - Civil War, 1861-1865 - Women - Juvenile literature
Downloadable books
Nonfiction
Talking books
Call Number 338.47623450973 ANF
Language English
Released 2016
Publication Info Emporia : Kansas State Library, Kansas Talking Books Regional Library, 2016 Quindaro Press.
Original Publication Recorded from: Kansas City, Missouri : Quindaro Press, [2016] c2016 9780966925876
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