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This book should be read by anyone who is interested this time in history.
David Von Drehle's TRIANGLE: THE FIRE THAT CHANGED AMERICA is an extraordinary example of story-telling and history at its very best.
I appreciated that the book was well researched & historically accurate while telling an interesting story.
This is an excellent, well researched, well written book. The author was able to capture the attitudes, the political wars and the life of the immigrants at the turn of century in... Read morePublished 1 month ago by historybuff
I really enjoyed this book. I am a big fan of non-fiction, and I particularly enjoy books about specific events and their social/political/historical context. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Carrie
Von Drehle has written a well researched and well written account of the Triangle fire. He not only details the fire itself, but also gives readers a look at the political state... Read morePublished 2 months ago by S. W. Martin
I knew nothing about the Triangle fire until I'd seen the PBS series on New York City. Armed with that knowledge, I ordered this book and inhaled it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jim Altfeld
One of my teens read this when she chose to do a project on it and gave it four stars; I haven't yet read it, but bought it as a gift for someone she thinks will enjoy it. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Karin