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A bolt from the blue / by Joseph Sheldon

Halifax, N.S. : Cox Bros., c1918.; 33 pages

Document Record
Creator Sheldon, Joseph
Title A bolt from the blue / by Joseph Sheldon
Published Halifax, N.S. : Cox Bros., c1918.
Identifier 84289
Subject Halifax (N.S.)--History--Explosion, 1917
Disasters--Nova Scotia--Halifax
Halifax (N.-É.)--Histoire--1917 (Explosion)
Catastrophes--Nouvelle-Écosse--Halifax
Document source Library and Archives Canada
Collection Monographs
Description [32] p. : ill. ; 12 x 18 cm.
"An eye witness story of the Frightful Explosion which occurred in the Narrows of Halifax Harbour, December 6th, 1917, owing to the ramming of the French munition ship, Mont Blanc, by the Imo, a Belgian relief ship; killing 1600, maiming or blinding 3,000, causing widespread property loss of about $50,000,000 and making 6000 men, women and children, homeless and destitute."
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