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City on Fire: The Explosion That Devastated a Texas Town and Ignited a Historic Legal Battle

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Author: Bill Minutaglio
Published: 2003, University of Texas Press, College Station, TX
Binding: Trade Paperback
Content: Nonfiction
Description: First published in 2003, City on Fire is a gripping, intimate account of the explosions of two ships loaded with ammonium nitrate fertilizer that demolished Texas City, Texas, in April 1947, in one of the most catastrophic disasters in American history. 285 pages.
ISBN-13: 978-0292759237
Tags: History, Texas
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