The great fire
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Published:
New York : Scholastic Inc., c1995.
Physical Desc:
144 pages : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 7.6 - AR Pts: 4
Lexile measure:
1130L
Status:
Central
J2 977.311 Mur
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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.

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Format:
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0590472674
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 7.6, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
1130

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
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.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Murphy, J. (1995). The great fire. New York: Scholastic Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Jim, 1947-. 1995. The Great Fire. New York: Scholastic Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Jim, 1947-, The Great Fire. New York: Scholastic Inc, 1995.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Murphy, Jim. The Great Fire. New York: Scholastic Inc, 1995. Print.

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