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The radium girls : the dark story of America's shining women

by Moore, Kate (Writer and editor) (Author)

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As World War I raged across the globe, hundreds of young women toiled away at the radium-dial factories, where they painted clock faces with a mysterious new substance called radium. Assured by their bosses that the luminous material was safe, the women themselves shone brightly in the dark, covered... Full description

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