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The Resource City on fire : the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle, Bill Minutaglio

City on fire : the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle, Bill Minutaglio

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City on fire : the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle
Title
City on fire
Title remainder
the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark 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
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
173198
Cataloging source
DLC
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Minutaglio, Bill
Dewey number
976.4139
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High Flyer (Ship)
  • Grandcamp (Ship)
  • Wilson B. Keene (Ship)
  • Fires
  • Disasters
  • Industrial accidents
  • Texas City (Tex.)
  • 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 forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
440944
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780060185411
Lccn
2002069064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060185411
  • (Sirsi) ADI-0663
Label
City on fire : the forgotten disaster that devastated a town and ignited a landmark legal battle, Bill Minutaglio
Publication
Copyright
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
440944
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xii, 285 pages
Isbn
9780060185411
Lccn
2002069064
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060185411
  • (Sirsi) ADI-0663

Library Locations

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      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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