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Author Alcott, Kate.

Title The daring ladies of Lowell / Kate Alcott.

Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2014]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    ALCOTT,KAT    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC ALCOTT,K    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Fiction    FIC ALCOTT,K    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Fiction    FIC ALCOTT,K    Available
Edition First edition.
Description 287 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary Moving to the mill city of Lowell in 1832 to escape farm life, young Alice is disillusioned by the local factory's harsh working conditions and struggles to advocate on their behalf while recklessly falling in love with the mill owner's son, a situation that is complicated by a murder and sensational trial.
Subject Young women -- Fiction.
Friendship -- Fiction.
Sexual attraction -- Fiction.
Textile workers -- Massachusetts -- Lowell -- Fiction.
Trials (Murder) -- Fiction.
Lowell (Mass.) -- History -- 19th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780385536493 (alkaline paper)
0385536496 (alkaline paper)

 
    
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