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The Resource The sinking of the Eastland : America's forgotten tragedy, Jay Bonansinga

The sinking of the Eastland : America's forgotten tragedy, Jay Bonansinga

Label
The sinking of the Eastland : America's forgotten tragedy
Title
The sinking of the Eastland
Title remainder
America's forgotten tragedy
Statement of responsibility
Jay Bonansinga
Title variation
sinking of the Eastland
Title variation remainder
Americas forgotten tragedy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a comprehensive study of the July 24, 1915 sinking of the steamship Eastland which capsized while still partially moored at the Chicago River docks and investigates why it happened and how safety measures could have prevented it
Summary
Chronicles the events of July 24, 1915, when the steamship Eastland capsized and sank in the port of Chicago, killing over eight hundred people
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165385
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
Publisher's Weekly
Dewey number
977.3/11041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
G530.E18
LC item number
B66 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's forgotten tragedy
Label
The sinking of the Eastland : America's forgotten tragedy, Jay Bonansinga
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13972533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780806526287
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)5A95621A324A44639A93D7C85311357F
  • (IMchF)fol09289393
Label
The sinking of the Eastland : America's forgotten tragedy, Jay Bonansinga
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13972533
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 280 pages
Isbn
9780806526287
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (InCu)5A95621A324A44639A93D7C85311357F
  • (IMchF)fol09289393

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