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The Washington Arsenal Explosion
Voorheis Erin Bergin (EDT)
Hammond Steve (FRW)
Fritsch Michael R. (AFT)
edizioni History Pr collana History Pr (Paperback)
In 1864, residents of Washington, D.C., mourned together at the largest funeral the district had ever seen. In the midst of the Civil War, the poor Irish neighborhood of the Island lost twenty-one mothers, sisters and daughters. On June 17, dangerous working conditions and a series of unfortunate events led to the...