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The Resource The great fire, Jim Murphy, (overdrive ebook)

The great fire, Jim Murphy, (overdrive ebook)

Label
The great fire
Title
The great fire
Statement of responsibility
Jim Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
By weaving personal accounts of actual survivors together with the carefully researched history of Chicago and the disaster, [the author] constructs a ... narrative that recreates the events ... And finally, he reveals how, even in a time of deepest despair, the human spirit triumphed, as the people of Chicago found the courage and strength to build their city once again.-Dust jacket
Summary
An account of the Great Chicago Fire combines archival photographs and drawings with personal accounts by its survivors and historical documents
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • Jefferson Cup Award, 1996.
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Nonfiction Award, 1996.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1996.
  • American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
095928
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
977.3/11041
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1130
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The great fire, Jim Murphy, (overdrive ebook)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A city ready to burn -- "Everything went wrong!" -- "The dogs of hell were upon the housetops" -- "A surging ocean of flame" -- "Chicago is in flames" -- "The ghost of Chicago" -- Myth and reality
Control code
ocn957767267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781338113532
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11827b1d-b02b-4154-8e81-6244529bb403
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957767267
Label
The great fire, Jim Murphy, (overdrive ebook)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A city ready to burn -- "Everything went wrong!" -- "The dogs of hell were upon the housetops" -- "A surging ocean of flame" -- "Chicago is in flames" -- "The ghost of Chicago" -- Myth and reality
Control code
ocn957767267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781338113532
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11827b1d-b02b-4154-8e81-6244529bb403
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957767267

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