The great fire

Title The great fire
Names Murphy, Jim.
Book Number DB044868
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation An account of the conflagration that leveled much of Chicago in 1871. Chronicles events from the fire's outbreak and rapid spread to its extinguishment by rain, as reported by survivors and in documents of the period. Examines the origins, circumstances, and official failures that contributed to the disaster. For grades 5-8. A Newbery Honor Book.
Narrator Carr, Dani.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 5-8.
Newbery Medal winner.
LC Subject Fires - Illinois - Chicago - History - 19th century - Juvenile literature
Chicago (Ill.) - History - To 1875 - Juvenile literature
Call Number j977.311041 JNF
Language English
Released 1995
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1995 (Potomac Talking Book Services, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Scholastic Inc., c1995.
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