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The children's blizzard

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This edition published in by HarperCollins in New York.

Written in English

307 pages

Prior to the establishment of the National Weather Service, the U.S. Government lured homesteaders out to the Dakotas, Wyoming and other untested regions of the developing nations, partly by obscuring the harsh realties of the mercurial and deadly weather conditions in those areas. This non-fiction book details the tragic consequences--primarily to very young victims--of the "perfect storm" of 1888.

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The Children's Blizzard
2007, HarperCollins
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Cover of: The children's blizzard
The children's blizzard
2004, HarperCollinsPublishers
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Cover of: The children's blizzard
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2004, HarperCollins
in English - 1st ed.

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Prior to the establishment of the National Weather Service, the U.S. Government lured homesteaders out to the Dakotas, Wyoming and other untested regions of the developing nations, partly by obscuring the harsh realties of the mercurial and deadly weather conditions in those areas. This non-fiction book details the tragic consequences--primarily to very young victims--of the "perfect storm" of 1888.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre
Biography.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
977/.031
Library of Congress
F595 .L37 2004

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3437381M
Internet Archive
childrensblizzar00lask
ISBN 10
0060520752
LC Control Number
2005295018
OCLC/WorldCat
56955786
Library Thing
20123
Goodreads
1611726

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