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Author Soucoup, Dan

Title Explosion in Halifax Harbour 1917
Published Nimbus Publishing, Limited, 2017
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Contents Copyright; Quote; Chapter 1: The Harbour; Chapter 2: Founded in Conflict; Chapter 3: Growth and Expansion; Chapter 4: War in a New Century; Chapter 5: Who's in Charge?; Chapter 6: The Day Before the Collision; Chapter 7: The Collision; Chapter 8: The Explosion; Chapter 9: Destruction; Chapter 10: Rescue and Relief; Chapter 11: Massachusetts Responses; Chapter 12: A Bitter Election; Chapter 13: Profiteering; Chapter 14: Children of the Explosion; Chapter 15: Who's to Blame?; Chapter 16: Reorganizing and Reconstructing; Chapter 17: The Rebuild; Chapter 18: An Old Curse
Summary Explosion in Halifax Harbour, 1917 includes a detailed account of the event, chronicling many remarkable human tragedies, rescue and relief efforts, attempts to place blame for the collision, and the reconstruction program that created Canada's first government-assisted housing program. The newest Stories of Our Past title includes 60 full-colour images as well as sidebars on many monuments and commemorations that pay tribute to this catastrophic event that took place 100 years ago
Subject Halifax Harbour (N.S.) -- History
Nova Scotia -- Halifax Harbour.
Genre/Form Canadian nonfiction
True adventure stories
Form Electronic book
ISBN 177108555X