Fans of Non-Fiction Book Discussion

Fans of Non-Fiction 
Book Club Discussion

Facilitator, Holly Derhammer

July 17 at 5pm - Radium Girls 

For fans of Hidden Figures, comes the incredible true story of the women heroes who were exposed to radium in factories across the U.S. in the early 20th century, and their brave and groundbreaking battle to strengthen workers' rights, even as the fatal poison claimed their own lives...

Meeting likely via Zoom - stay tuned for details. 

Written with a sparkling voice and breakneck pace, The Radium Girls fully illuminates the inspiring young women exposed to the "wonder" substance of radium, and their awe-inspiring strength in the face of almost impossible circumstances. Their courage and tenacity led to life-changing regulations, research into nuclear bombing, and ultimately saved hundreds of thousands of lives...

Event date: 

Friday, July 17, 2020 - 5:00pm to 5:45pm

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The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women Cover Image
ISBN: 9781492650959
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sourcebooks - March 6th, 2018