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The San Francisco earthquake, 1906

Author: Lauren Tarshis; Scott Dawson
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc., [2012]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Leo, a young newsboy in San Francisco, loves his city and is fascinated by its liveliness. But early on a spring morning, an earthquake shook the entire city turning it into a pile of rubble and killing many of its citizens. Includes photos, illustrations, and a section with questions and answers about earthquakes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Juvenile works
Adventure fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Children's stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lauren Tarshis; Scott Dawson
ISBN: 9780545206990 0545206995 9780606239363 0606239367 9781451754414 1451754418
OCLC Number: 1051302354
Target Audience: 3.8.; 2-5.; 610
Description: 88 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.
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Leo, a young newsboy in San Francisco, loves his city and is fascinated by its liveliness. But early on a spring morning, an earthquake shook the entire city turning it into a pile of rubble and killing many of its citizens. Includes photos, illustrations, and a section with questions and answers about earthquakes.

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