The Resource A crack in the edge of the world : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906., Simon Winchester, (electronic resource)

A crack in the edge of the world : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906., Simon Winchester, (electronic resource)

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A crack in the edge of the world : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906.
Title
A crack in the edge of the world
Title remainder
America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906.
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Unleashed by ancient geologic forces, a magnitude 8.25 earthquake rocked San Francisco in the early hours of April 18, 1906. Less than a minute later, the city lay in ruins. Bestselling author Simon Winchester brings his inimitable storytelling abilities to this extraordinary event, exploring the legendary earthquake and fires that spread horror across San Francisco and northern California in 1906 as well as its startling impact on American history and, just as important, what science has recently revealed about the fascinating subterranean processes that produced it--and almost certainly will cause it to strike again
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TEFOD
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Winchester, Simon
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Nonfiction
  • History
  • Science
Label
A crack in the edge of the world : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906., Simon Winchester, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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ODN0001200931
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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28BA8EED-C441-41EB-8FB4-4B7B49B37856
Label
A crack in the edge of the world : America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906., Simon Winchester, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0001200931
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
28BA8EED-C441-41EB-8FB4-4B7B49B37856

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