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Factory girl

Factory girl

Oldfield, Pamela

Everybody knows the sad tale of the 'Little Match Girl', but less well known is the story of the girls and women who slaved 14 hours a day in the 19th century match factories. Told from the perspective of a young factory worker, this volume in the 'My Story' series offers a fascinating insight into Victorian child labour

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. Historical. Fiction 9+. Diary fiction.
Published London: Scholastic, 2011
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Statement of responsibility: Pam Oldfield
ISBN: 140711672X, 9781407116723
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Physical Description: 145 p. ; 20 cm.
Series: My story
Subject: AR5; Fiction: historical; Accelerated Reader; Strikes and lockouts Match industry England London History 19th century Juvenile fiction.; London (England) Social conditions 19th century Juvenile fiction.; Match industry workers England London History 19th century Juvenile fiction.; AR5.6
Series Title: My story.