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The Great Halifax explosion : A World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism / John U. Bacon

Bacon, John U., (author.).

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  • 1 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch HISTORY WAR WWI Bacon (Text) 37516002033870 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library LEASED 971.6 BAC (Text) 30477101117939 Adult: New Checked out 12/07/2017
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 971.6225 BAC (Text) 34330513193814 Adult - New Books In process -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 971.6225 BAC (Text) 78551000534074 Non-Fiction Checked out 12/12/2017
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main ON-ORDER 1/NON-FIC (Text) NCSTL9780062666536 On Order On order -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 971.6225 Bacon (Text) 31208912552777 new non-fiction Checked out 12/08/2017
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 358 BAC (Text) 70741000147114 Adult Non Fiction Checked out 11/29/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062666536
  • ISBN: 0062666533
  • Physical Description: ix, 418 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations, map ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references (pages 379-397) and index.
Summary, etc.: "Brooklyn, New York, December 1, 1917: The freighter Mont-Blanc sets sail loaded with one of the largest caches of munitions ever packed onto a ship, a staggering six million pounds of American-made high explosives, bound for the trenches of the Great War. Five days later, Mont-Blanc's deadly cargo erupted in a cataclysm unlike anything the world had seen before. The extraordinary saga of the great Halifax explosion had only just begun..."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Halifax Explosion, Halifax, N.S., 1917.
Explosions > Nova Scotia > Halifax > History > 20th century.
Halifax (N.S.) > History > 20th century.

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