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Author Doering, Amanda F., 1980-

Title The rooftop adventure of Minnie and Tessa, factory fire survivors / by Holly Littlefield ; adapted by Amanda Doering Tourville ; illustrated by Ted Hammond and Richard Carbajal.

Publication Info. Minneapolis : Graphic Universe, [2011]


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Description 1 online resource (31 pages) : color illustrations.
Series History's kid heroes
Note Adapted from the 1996 novel, Fire at the Triangle factory, by Holly Littlefield.
Summary Two immigrant friends, Jewish Minnie and Catholic Tessa, work long hours at New York City's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory, and when a fire breaks out on March 25, 1911, trapping dozens of workers inside, they help one another to escape the flames. Includes facts about the factory, the fire, and its aftermath.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 31).
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 2.9 0.5 142800.
Note Print version record.
Subject Triangle Shirtwaist Company -- Fire, 1911 -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Triangle Shirtwaist Company -- Fire, 1911 -- Cartoons and comics.
Clothing factories -- Fires and fire prevention -- New York (State) -- New York -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Immigrants -- Cartoons and comics.
Catholics -- Cartoons and comics.
Jews -- United States -- Cartoons and comics.
New York (N.Y.) -- History -- 1898-1951 -- Cartoons and comics.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- History -- State & Local.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Added Author Hammond, Ted, illustrator.
Carbajal, Richard, illustrator.
Littlefield, Holly, 1963- Fire at the Triangle factory.
Other Form: Print version: Tourville, Amanda Doering, 1980- Rooftop adventure of Minnie and Tessa, factory fire survivors. Minneapolis : Graphic Universe, 2011 9780761361794 (DLC) 2010028952 (OCoLC)660800382
ISBN 9780761371809 (electronic bk.)
076137180X (electronic bk.)
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