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Crack In The Edge Of The World - America And The Great California Earthquake Of 1906
Crack In The Edge Of The World - America And The Great California Earthquake Of 1906
Author: Simon Winchester
In the early morning hours of April 18, 1906, San Francisco and a string of other towns were overcome by an earthquake registering 8.25 on the Richter scale, resulting from a rupture in the San Andreas fault. Lasting little more than a minute, the earthquake wrecked 490 blocks, toppled a total of 25,000 buildings, broke open gas mains, cut off e...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780641799013
ISBN-10: 0641799012
Pages: 480
Edition: 1ST
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Publisher: Harper-collins Publishers
Book Type: Hardcover
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