Underground fire : hope, sacrifice, and courage in the Cherry Mine disaster / Sally M. Walker.
Tells the story of the 1909 coal mine disaster in Cherry, Illinois, that killed hundreds of men, left more than four hundred children fatherless, inspired the first worker's compensation laws, and helped bring about changes in child labor practices.
- ISBN: 9781536212402
- ISBN: 1536212407
- Physical Description: 220 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
- Edition: First edition 2022.
- Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022.
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