Kids on strike!

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by Bartoletti, Susan Campbell
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Published by : Houghton Mifflin, (Boston : ) Physical details: 208 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. Subject(s): Strikes and lockouts -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature. | Child labor -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature. Year : 1999 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Describes the conditions and treatment that drove workers, including many children, to various strikes, from the mill workers strikes in 1828 and 1836 and the coal strikes at the turn of the century to the work of Mother Jones on behalf of child workers.