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The Resource Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917, Sally M. Walker

Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917, Sally M. Walker

Label
Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917
Title
Blizzard of glass
Title remainder
the Halifax explosion of 1917
Statement of responsibility
Sally M. Walker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story from World War I in which two towns were leveled and almost two thousand people killed following the collision of two warships in Halifax Harbour and a blizzard that dumped over a foot of snow in the area
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1100 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
7.9
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917, Sally M. Walker
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A story to tell -- Steaming toward disaster: November 25 to December 5 -- December 6, 1917 -- In Halifax Harbour -- Shortly before nine o'clock -- A horrendous explosion -- The end of the world -- Help! -- A turn for the worse -- The blame -- Recovery and reconstruction -- Time passes
Control code
ocn711777112
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ed
Extent
xii, 145 pages
Isbn
9780805089455
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011005914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805089455
  • (OCoLC)711777112
  • (Sirsi) b12919019
Label
Blizzard of glass : the Halifax explosion of 1917, Sally M. Walker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-140) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A story to tell -- Steaming toward disaster: November 25 to December 5 -- December 6, 1917 -- In Halifax Harbour -- Shortly before nine o'clock -- A horrendous explosion -- The end of the world -- Help! -- A turn for the worse -- The blame -- Recovery and reconstruction -- Time passes
Control code
ocn711777112
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ed
Extent
xii, 145 pages
Isbn
9780805089455
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2011005914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805089455
  • (OCoLC)711777112
  • (Sirsi) b12919019

Library Locations

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