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Dark tide : the great Boston molasses flood of 1919 / Stephen Puleo.

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  • ISBN: 0807050202 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 9780807050200 (hardcover) :
  • Description: xi, 263 p. : ill., maps, port. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston, Mass : Beacon Press,

Available copies

  • 30 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-248) and index.
Contents Note: Isaac's demons -- A monster in our midst -- Deadline on the waterfront -- Neighborhood weeping -- Along the Gulf Stream -- War and anarchy -- Heavy load -- Waves of terror -- Before -- Engulfed! -- "I am prepared to meet my God" -- Darkening skies -- David vs. Goliath -- "One of the worst catastrophes" -- Factor of safety -- "A sordid story" -- List of deceased.
Subject: Floods > Massachusetts > Boston > History > 20th century.
Industrial accidents > Massachusetts > Boston > History > 20th century.
Molasses industry > Accidents > Massachusetts > Boston > History > 20th century.
Alcohol industry > Accidents > Massachusetts > Boston > History > 20th century.
Boston (Mass.) > History > 1865-

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Great Boston molasses flood of 1919