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

Paperback | February 15, 2014

byBill Minutaglio

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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.

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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.

Bill Minutaglio is author or coauthor of eight books, including Dallas 1963, In Search of the Blues: A Journey to the Soul of Black Texas, First Son: George W. Bush and the Bush Family Dynasty, and Molly Ivins: A Rebel Life. His writing has appeared in the New York Times, Esquire, Newsweek, Outside: The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientist...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:308 pages, 9 × 6.01 × 0.72 inPublished:February 15, 2014Publisher:University Of Texas PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0292759231

ISBN - 13:9780292759237

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