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American lightning : terror, mystery, the birth of Hollywood, and the crime of the century

Author: Howard Blum; John H Mayer; Books on Tape, Inc.
Publisher: [New York] : Books on Tape, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It was an explosion that reverberated across the country and into the very heart of early-twentieth-century America. On the morning of October 1, 1910, the walls of the Los Angeles Times Building buckled as a thunderous detonation sent men, machinery, and mortar rocketing into the night air. When at last the wreckage had been sifted and the hospital triage units consulted, twenty-one people were declared dead and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
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Named Person: Harrison Gray Otis; Harrison Gray Otis; Harrison Gray Otis
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Howard Blum; John H Mayer; Books on Tape, Inc.
ISBN: 9781415957714 1415957711
OCLC Number: 277148211
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 10:33:34.
Performer(s): Read by John H. Mayer.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 151750 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Howard Blum.

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It was an explosion that reverberated across the country and into the very heart of early-twentieth-century America. On the morning of October 1, 1910, the walls of the Los Angeles Times Building buckled as a thunderous detonation sent men, machinery, and mortar rocketing into the night air. When at last the wreckage had been sifted and the hospital triage units consulted, twenty-one people were declared dead and dozens more injured ...

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