The Radium Girls

Author: Kate Moore
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.
ISBN: 1492649368
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A New York Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal Bestseller! "the glowing ghosts of the radium girls haunt us still."—NPR Books The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark danger The Curies' newly discovered ...

The Radium Girls

Author: Kate Moore
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1471153894
Size: 64.57 MB
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It is the powerful tale of a group of ordinary women from the Roaring Twenties, who themselves learned how to roar.

Radium Girls

Author: Claudia Clark
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807860816
Size: 32.98 MB
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She enriches the story by exploring contemporary disputes over workplace control, government intervention, and industry-backed medical research.

Romancing The Atom

Author: Robert R. Johnson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 031339279X
Size: 63.22 MB
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This book presents a compelling account of atomic development over the last century that demonstrates how humans have repeatedly chosen to ignore the associated impacts for the sake of technological, scientific, military, and economic ...

These Shining Lives

Author: Melanie Marnich
Publisher: Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
ISBN: 9780822224488
Size: 64.44 MB
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THE STORY: THESE SHINING LIVES chronicles the strength and determination of women considered expendable in their day, exploring their true story and its continued resonance.

Radium Halos

Author: Shelley Stout
Publisher: Girlebooks
ISBN: 145240108X
Size: 48.16 MB
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Radium Halos is historical fiction based on the true events of the Radium Girls, female factory workers who contracted radiation poisoning in the 1920s from painting luminous watch and clock dials with radium paint.

Code Girls

Author: Liza Mundy
Publisher: Hachette Books
ISBN: 0316352551
Size: 70.10 MB
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"---Nathalia Holt, bestselling author of Rise of the Rocket Girls Recruited by the U.S. Army and Navy from small towns and elite colleges, more than ten thousand women served as codebreakers during World War II. While their brothers and ...