Rollover to Zoom
By weaving personal accounts of actual survivors together with the carefully researched history of Chicago and the disaster, Jim Murphy constructs a riveting narrative that recreates the event with drama and immediacy. And finally, he reveals how, even in a time of deepest dispair, the human spirit triumphed, as the people of Chicago found the courage and strength to build their city once again.
|Award Winners||Newbery Medal|
|Publication Date||April 1, 1995|
|Primary Category||Juvenile Nonfiction/History - United States/State & Local|