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A New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Amazon Charts Bestseller!For fans of Hidden Figures, comes the incredible true story of the women heroes who were exposed to radium in factories across the U.S. in the early 20th century, and their brave and groundbreaking battle to strengthen wo

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Author Kate Moore

Pages 504

Publisher Sourcebooks, Inc.

Published Date 2017-04-18

ISBN 1492649368 9781492649366


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tashan_kehoe shared a tip "This is a book that really stuck with me and made me feel so many things. These women were incredible"

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adelina_prentice shared a tip "Compelling storytelling, heartbreaking but so interesting"

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aliana_adalida_hernandez shared a tip "I love historical books and learning about history this is a sad tragic story"

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lindsay_scovil shared a tip "Couldn't put it down!! Horrifying what these women went through, but their strength is inspiring."

very_cherry_ shared a tip "Immensely informative, undoubtedly tragic."

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caitlin_matos shared a tip "Well referenced non-fiction that read like fiction."

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kristy8420 shared a tip "Everyone should read this book and how the women pioneered for safer working environments."

audrey_513 shared a tip "Absolutely great book ,she is an amazing writer . Such a sad story , but an important piece of history ."

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catheline shared a tip "One of the best books I've ever read!"

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sandra_a_1084 shared a tip "A part of history I never knew."

bobbi_brown_8636 shared a tip "An interesting look at the history of the use of radium"

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jennifer_bryant_9061 shared a tip "It’s crazy to know what these women were exposed to and how it was basically covered up."

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