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The Resource 44 Hours or strike!, Anne Dublin

44 Hours or strike!, Anne Dublin

Label
44 Hours or strike!
Title
44 Hours or strike!
Statement of responsibility
Anne Dublin
Title variation
Forty-four hours or strike!
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Toronto Dressmakers' Strike of 1931 brings young Jewish sisters Sophie and Rose together in a fight for better working conditions, decent wages, and for their union. They are faced with unexpected and sometimes violent barriers, and they quickly find that a strike is more than just a march. In the midst of anti-Semitism and the Great Depression, they come together to try to make a lasting change."In 1931 during the Great Depression sisters Sophie and Rose join the Toronto Dressmakers' Strike and the fight of their lives."--Back cover
Summary
Sisters Rose and Sophie take part in the Toronto Dressmaker's Strike in 1931 during the Great Depression.
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
Character
Award
Canadian Jewish Book Award, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10449682
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dublin, Anne
Dewey number
jC813/.6223
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Jews
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • Women clothing workers
  • Women's rights
  • Employee rights
  • Toronto (Ont.)
  • Canadian fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
44 Hours or strike!, Anne Dublin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9781927583760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
44 Hours or strike!, Anne Dublin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
  • volume
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • nc
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
135 pages
Isbn
9781927583760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

Library Locations

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