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The great Halifax explosion: a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism

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A gripping account of the world's largest man-made explosion before the atomic bomb describes the events that led to the catastrophic igniting of the French freighter Mont-Blanc in 1917 Halifax, killing and wounding thousands while leading to advances in medicine and weapons science.
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subject_facetExplosions -- Nova Scotia -- Halifax -- History -- 20th century
Halifax (N.S.) -- History -- 20th century
Halifax Explosion, Halifax, N.S., 1917
title_displayThe great Halifax explosion : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism
title_fullThe Great Halifax Explosion A World War I Story of Treachery, Tragedy, and Extraordinary Heroism
The great Halifax explosion : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism / John U. Bacon
The great Halifax explosion : a World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism [electronic resource] / John U. Bacon
title_shortThe great Halifax explosion
title_suba World War I story of treachery, tragedy, and extraordinary heroism
topic_facetExplosions
Halifax Explosion, Halifax, N.S., 1917
History
Military
Nonfiction