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The Resource City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio

City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio

Label
City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle
Title
City on fire
Title remainder
the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle
Statement of responsibility
Bill Minutaglio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recreates the ammonium nitrate explosion that occurred off the coast of Texas City, Texas, in 1947 that took the lives of seven hundred people and injured close to five thousand others
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Minutaglio, Bill
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • Wilson B. Keene (Ship)
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Wilson B. Keene (Ship)
  • Fires
  • Disasters
  • Industrial accidents
  • Explosions
  • Disasters
  • Fires
  • Industrial accidents
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • Texas
Label
City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original edition: New York : HarperCollins, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn861541367
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First University of Texas Press edition.
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780292759237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861541367
  • (Sirsi) a1763560
Label
City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Publication
Note
Original edition: New York : HarperCollins, 2003
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn861541367
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First University of Texas Press edition.
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780292759237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)861541367
  • (Sirsi) a1763560

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