The deadliest fires then and now

"As the sun sank over the town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin, one warm October night in 1871, a smoky haze hung in the dry air. There had been little rain, and small fires had been rolling through town continuously since the summer. For weeks the people had tried to protect their homes and businesses...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hopkinson, Deborah
Format: BOOK
Published: Scholastic Focus 2022