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San Francisco-- April 18, 1906.

O"Brien, Robert

San Francisco-- April 18, 1906.

by O"Brien, Robert

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Published by Crowell-Collier Pub. Co. in [Springfield, Ohio .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- California -- San Francisco,
  • Fires -- California -- San Francisco,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Earthquake and fire, 1906

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesApril 18, 1906, Collier"s.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[32]-44 p.
    Number of Pages44
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23085324M
    OCLC/WorldCa19831988

    Ap San Francisco was hit by a Great Earthquake at a.m., and then destroyed by the seventh Great Fire that burned for four days. Hundreds, perhaps thousands of trapped persons died when South-of-Market tenements collapsed as the ground liquefied beneath ed on: Novem   On the morning of Ap , a monster earthquake struck San Francisco, leveling virtually the entire city and sparking a fire that would burn for three days. In this harrowing, exhaustively researched account, Kurzman calls the catastrophe "probably America's worst peacetime disaster," with Reviews:

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