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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.
Number of Pages: 135
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Publisher: Orca Book Pub
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Anne Dublin
Street Date: September 15, 2015
Item Number (DPCI): 248-01-2891
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