Blizzard of glass the Halifax explosion of 1917

Title Blizzard of glass the Halifax explosion of 1917
Names Walker, Sally M.
Book Number DB075251
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Recounts the 1917 collision of two ships in Halifax Harbor and the resulting explosion--the largest man-made blast before the detonation of the atom bomb--that killed nearly two thousand people. Describes the difficulties encountered by relief workers, whose efforts were thwarted by a blizzard. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 2011.
Narrator Dukin, Kerry.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 5-8.
LC Subject Explosions - Nova Scotia - Halifax - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature
Halifax Explosion, Halifax, N.S., 1917 - Juvenile literature
Halifax (N.S.) - Biography - Juvenile literature
Halifax (N.S.) - History - 20th century - Juvenile literature
Call Number j971.622503 JNF
Language English
Released 2011
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2011 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio)
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Henry Holt, 2011. 9780805089455
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