Thorndike Press

The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women

  • Kate Moore
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  • ISBN-10: 1432839039
  • ISBN-13: 9781432839031
  • DDC: 363.17
  • Shipping Weight: 1.90 lbs ( .86 kgs)
  • 734 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released July 2017

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Written with a sparkling voice and breakneck pace, The Radium Girls fully illuminates the inspiring young women exposed to the “wonder” element of radium in early 20th–century American factories. Their courage and tenacity led to life-changing regulations, and ultimately saved hundreds of thousands of lives.