The Triangle Fire

The Triangle Fire

Leon Stein
Foreword by Michael Hirsch
Introduction by William Greider

March 25, 2011, marks the centennial of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire, in which 146 garment workers lost their lives. A work of history relevant for all those who continue the fight for workers' rights and safety, this edition of Leon Stein's classic account of the fire features a substantial new foreword by the labor journalist Michael Hirsch, as well as a new appendix listing all of the victims' names, for the first time, along with addresses at the time of their death and locations of their final resting places.




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Subjects

History : History / U.S. and Canada
Labor and Workplace Issues : Industrial and Labor Relations
Social Science : Urban Studies
New York State and City

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