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Triangle: The Fire that changed America
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Since it is 100 years since this dramatic fire I wanted to learn more about its history and conclusion. This is a good source for that and gives you a good amount of information on why such a catastrophe could occur. There isn't much sensationalism about the fire itself, but does give the facts and shows what the historical period was like. I enjoyed reading it, although it was a little dry at times. And it shows the political makeup of New York at the time while bringing up some of the up and comers, like Franklin D. Roosevelt. Plus the trial is really interesting.