The Resource The Texas City disaster, by Linda Scher

The Texas City disaster, by Linda Scher

Label
The Texas City disaster
Title
The Texas City disaster
Statement of responsibility
by Linda Scher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the worst industrial accident in United States history
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scher, Linda
Dewey number
976.4/139063
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 4-6
  • 770
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
F394.T4
LC item number
S34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.9
Series statement
Code red
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Disasters
  • Fires
  • Explosions
  • Disasters
  • Fires
  • Explosions
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • Texas City (Tex.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Texas City disaster, by Linda Scher
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
  • First Blast
  • 12
  • No Warning, No Escape
  • 14
  • Shock Wave and Tidal Wave
  • 16
  • A Second Blast
  • 18
  • To the Rescue
  • 20
  • Loading the Grandcamp
  • A High Toll
  • 22
  • Seeking Justice
  • 24
  • Learning from Texas City
  • 26
  • Profiles
  • 28
  • Learn More Online
  • 31
  • 4
  • Dangerous Cargo
  • 6
  • A Growing Fire
  • 8
  • Texas City, Texas
  • 10
Control code
ocm71322189
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781597163637
Lccn
2006029664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71322189
  • (Sirsi) a900841
Label
The Texas City disaster, by Linda Scher
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) 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
  • First Blast
  • 12
  • No Warning, No Escape
  • 14
  • Shock Wave and Tidal Wave
  • 16
  • A Second Blast
  • 18
  • To the Rescue
  • 20
  • Loading the Grandcamp
  • A High Toll
  • 22
  • Seeking Justice
  • 24
  • Learning from Texas City
  • 26
  • Profiles
  • 28
  • Learn More Online
  • 31
  • 4
  • Dangerous Cargo
  • 6
  • A Growing Fire
  • 8
  • Texas City, Texas
  • 10
Control code
ocm71322189
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781597163637
Lccn
2006029664
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)71322189
  • (Sirsi) a900841

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