DARK TIDE: The Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1919
A steel tank, filled with 2.3 million gallons of molasses collapsed on Boston's waterfront, disgorging its contents as a fifteen foot high wave of molasses that traveled at 35 miles an hour on January 15, 1919. It demolished homes and the number of dead wasn't known for days. It was years before a court battle determined who was responsible. Illus.
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 2880385
THE WORST HARD TIME: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust BowlPaperbound$11.95 $15.95
THE BROWNS OF CALIFORNIA: The Family Dynasty That Transformed a State and Shaped a NationHardbound$7.95 $35.00
THE NEW YORK CITY TRIANGLE FACTORY FIRE: Images of AmericaPaperbound$17.95 $21.99
TUSKEGEE IN PHILADELPHIA: Rising to the ChallengePaperbound$18.95 $23.99