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Trouble at Lachine Mill

By Bill Freeman

$16.95 Hardback
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Series: The Bains

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Meg and her twelve-year-old brother Jamie take jobs in a shirt factory in Montreal. Soon they discover they have been hired at rock-bottom wages to replace striking workers. First it's the anger of the strikers and then it's the cold, hunger and long, exhausting days that start to drag them down.
Slowly, however, they make new friends and discover that if they work together, they can make changes even in the evil world of factory work of the 1870s.

"a very readable, moving story about an historical era.... A welcome addition to both public andschool libraries..."

- Canadian Materials

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Publication Details:

Binding: Hardback, 170 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 1983
ISBN: 9780888626738
Format: 8in x 4.25in

BISAC Code:  JUV016000
Imprint: Lorimer

Interest age: From 8 To 13


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