By Deborah Hopkinson
Fourteen-year-old Angela Denoto and her relatives have arrived in long island urban from their village in Italy to discover themselves settled in a small tenement house at the reduce East aspect. whilst her father is not any longer capable of paintings as a hod provider, Angela needs to go away university and discover a activity in a shirtwaist manufacturing unit. regardless of being dissatisfied that she needed to surrender her schooling, Angela is proud that she is ready to support her kinfolk. yet quickly she starts to ask yourself in regards to the steep rate of the yankee dream, given the damaging stipulations on the manufacturing facility. Set opposed to the beginning of the exertions union flow within the early 1900s, Angela unearths herself stuck up within the drama and turmoil that erupts because the employees start to strike, protesting the bad stipulations within the sweatshops. within the pages of her diary, Angela documents the horrors of the Triangle manufacturing facility hearth, in addition to the triumphs and sorrows of the exertions movement.
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