Record Details

Catalog Search

Quake! : Disaster in San Francisco, 1906 / Gail Langer Karwoski ; illustrated by Robert Papp.

Karwoski, Gail, 1949- (Author). Papp, Robert, (illustrator.).

Electronic resources

Record details

  • ISBN: 1561453692 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 153 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Atlanta, GA : Peachtree, 2004.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Bibliography: page 153.
Summary, etc.: Tells the story of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake as seen through the eyes of Jacob, a thirteen-year-old Jewish boy who lives in a boarding house with his father and younger sister.
Subject: Earthquakes > California > San Francisco > Juvenile fiction.
Jews > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Immigrants > Juvenile fiction.
Dogs > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction > Juvenile fiction.

Additional Resources