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 America and the great California earthquake of 1906
Names Winchester, Simon.
Book Number DB062162
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Geologist and author of Krakatoa (RC 55879) recounts the April 1906 earthquake and subsequent fires that devastated the San Francisco area. Chronicles the natural disaster in historical, political, and social context, detailing Earth's geologic background and the science of tectonic plate theory. 2005.
Narrator Carpenter, Steven.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History, United States - HUS
History - HST
California Interest - CAI
California history - CAH
Adventure Non-Fiction - ADVNF
Disaster - DSR
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Sociology - SOC
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Earthquakes - California - San Francisco - History - 20th century
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906
San Francisco (Calif.) - History - 20th century
Call Number 979.461051 ANF
Language English
Released 2005
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2005 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : HarperCollins, 2005. 0060571993
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