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History Post-confederation (1867-)

Halifax Explosion

Heroes and Survivors

by (author) Joyce Glasner

Formac Publishing Company Limited
Initial publish date
May 2018
Post-Confederation (1867-), Disasters & Disaster Relief, History
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    May 2018
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    Jun 2018
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The Halifax explosion was unprecedented in its devastation with regards to casualties, force and radius of the blast, and widespread damage to property.

This book offers a collection of carefully selected visuals that tell the story of the devastation caused by the explosion and the impact it had on Halifax. Joyce Glasner focuses on the impact of this wartime disaster on the thousands of survivors.


About the author

Joyce Glasner lives in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her Articles on gardening, travel, and the arts have appeared in a variety of publications. Her first book, The Halifax Explosion: Surviving the Blast that Shook a Nation was published by Altitude in 2003.


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