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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
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
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173198
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Minutaglio, Bill
Dewey number
976.4/139
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
F394.T4
LC item number
M56 2014
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fires
  • Disasters
  • Industrial accidents
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • Wilson B. Keene (Ship)
  • Texas City (Tex.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle
Label
City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780292759237
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861541367
Label
City on fire : the explosion that devastated a Texas town and ignited a historic legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Publication
Copyright
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, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780292759237
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)861541367

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