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ISBN-10: 0143037358
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Publication Year: 2006 Author: Bruce Watson
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On January 12, 1912, an army of textile workers stormed out of the mills in Lawrence, Massachusetts, commencing what has since become known as the "Bread and Roses" strike. Based on newspaper accounts, magazine reportage, and oral histories, Watson reconstructs a Dickensian drama involving thousands of parading strikers from fifty-one nations, unforgettable acts of cruelty, and even a protracted murder trial that tested the boundaries of free speech. A rousing look at a seminal and overlooked chapter of the past, Bread and Roses is indispensable reading.

Told here for the first time, the riveting story of the most remarkable strike in American history On January 12, 1912, an army of textile workers stormed out of the mills in Lawrence, Massachusetts, commencing what has since become known as the “Bread and Roses” strike. Based on newspaper accounts, magazine reportage, and oral histories, Watson reconstructs a Dickensian drama involving thousands of parading strikers from fifty-one nations, unforgettable acts of cruelty, and even a protracted murder trial that tested the boundaries of free speech. A rousing look at a seminal and overlooked chapter of the past, Bread and Roses is indispensable reading.


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ISBN-100143037358
ISBN-139780143037354

Key Details
AuthorBruce Watson
Number Of Pages368 pages
FormatPaperback
Publication Date2006-07-25
LanguageEnglish
PublisherPenguin Publishing Group

Additional Details
IllustratedYes

Dimensions
Weight10.4 Oz
Height0.8 In.
Width5 In.
Length8 In.

Target Audience
GroupTrade
Grade FromTwelfth Grade
Grade Toup
Age Range18 - UP

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Dewey Decimal331.892/877/009775
Dewey Edition22

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Fast-paced, well-researched... Packed with facts, but Watson... makes it an exciting read. ( The New York Times Book Review ) A panoramic glimpse of a half-forgotten America. ( Publishers Weekly )

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Bread and Roses: Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream

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A rousing history with the narrative drive of a novel, this is the true-to-life tale of the 1912 textile strike in Lawrence, Massachusetts, that became the fabric of a community and an inspiration to workers around the world. High school & older.

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On January 12, 1912, an army of textile workers stormed out of the mills in Lawrence, Massachusetts, commencing what has since become known as the "Bread and Roses" strike. Based on newspaper accounts, magazine reportage, and oral histories, Watson reconstructs a Dickensian drama involving thousands of parading strikers from fifty-one nations, unforgettable acts of cruelty, and even a protracted murder trial that tested the boundaries of free speech. A rousing look at a seminal and overlooked chapter of the past, Bread and Roses is indispensable reading.

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  • ISBN 0143037358
  • ISBN-13 9780143037354
  • Title Bread and Roses: Mills, Migrants, and the Struggle for the American Dream
  • Author Bruce Watson
  • Format Paperback
  • Year 2006
  • Pages 337
  • Publisher Penguin Books
  • Dimensions5.1 in. x 0.8 in. x 7.9 in.
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