A Victorian Girl's Diary, 1842-1843Book - 2008
In spring 1842 Eliza is shocked when she is sent to work in the Manchester cotton mills - the noisy, suffocating mills. The work is backbreaking and dangerous - and when she sees her friends' lives wrecked by poverty, sickness and unrest, Eliza realizes she must fight to escape the fate of a mill girl...
Publisher: London : Scholastic, c2008.
Branch Call Number: J FIC REI