Blizzard of Glass: The Halifax Explosion of 1917

By Sally M. Walker
Publisher Macmillan Imprint Henry Holt ISBN


Awards and Honors <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> Best Children's Books of 2011; ALA Notable Children’s Book 2012, Older

Blizzard of Glass: The Halifax Explosion of 1917

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When the Mont-Blanc collided with the Imo, its cargo—2,925 tons of explosives for the allied forces—caused “the largest manmade explosion that had ever occurred.” Source notes. Selected bibliography. Black-and-white photographs, map, diagram, drawing, and memorabilia.
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