I Survived The Great Chicago Fire 1871

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Incorporated
ISBN: 9780545658461
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Originally not wanting to come to Chicago, young Oscar Starling finds himself not only in the middle of the city, but trying to survive when the town is ablaze.

The Great Chicago Fire

Author: Michael Regan
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 1512411302
Size: 63.28 MB
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On October 8, 1871, a fierce fire broke out in the bustling city of Chicago. Jumping rivers and burning miles of buildings and homes, the flames raged for more than two days. More than a hundred people died, and thousands were left homeless. Could the city have prevented this blaze? To understand the impact of a disaster, you must understand its causes. How did Chicago's building methods add fuel to the fire? How did human error delay help when the fire broke out? Investigate the disaster from a cause-and-effect perspective and find out!

I Survived The American Revolution 1776 I Survived 15

Author: Lauren Tarshis
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545919754
Size: 17.99 MB
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Bestselling author Lauren Tarshis tackles the American Revolution in this latest installment of the groundbreaking, New York Times bestselling I Survived series. British soldiers were everywhere. There was no escape. Nathaniel Fox never imagined he'd find himself in the middle of a blood-soaked battlefield, fighting for his life. He was only eleven years old! He'd barely paid attention to the troubles between America and England. How could he, while being worked to the bone by his cruel uncle, Uriah Storch? But when his uncle's rage forces him to flee the only home he knows, Nate is suddenly propelled toward a thrilling and dangerous journey into the heart of the Revolutionary War. He finds himself in New York City on the brink of what will be the biggest battle yet.


Author: Kathleen Duey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1442490543
Size: 49.93 MB
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In the midst of the Chicago fire of 1871, Nate is desperate to get back to his great aunt's boarding house, but finds himself responsible for the safety of Julie, who is also separated from her family.

The Great Chicago Fire 1871

Author: Elizabeth Massie
Publisher: Simon Pulse
ISBN: 9780671036034
Size: 22.37 MB
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After losing her family in the Civil War, Katrina flees north from Georgia, disguises herself as a man to become an actor, meets a handsome law student, and then endures the Chicago fire of 1871.