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Curse Of The Narrows

Pub Date : 2009-05-26 | Author : Laura M. Mac Donald | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA

ISBN 10 : 0802718396
ISBN 13 : 9780802718396

In 1917, the port of Halifax, Nova Scotia, was crowded with ships leaving for war-torn Europe. On December 6th, two of them-the Mont Blanc and the Imo-collided in the Narrows, a ha..


Curse Of The Narrows

Pub Date : 2010-05-25 | Author : Laura M. MacDonald | Publisher : HarperCollins Canada

ISBN 10 : 9781443400107
ISBN 13 : 1443400106

On December 7, 1917, in the heart of the World War I, two ships collided in Halifax harbour. The resulting explosion killed over 2,000 people and injured some 6,000 more. The facts..


Blizzard Of Glass

Pub Date : 2011-11-22 | Author : Sally M Walker | Publisher : Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9780805089455
ISBN 13 : 0805089454

Recounts the story from World War I in which two towns were leveled and almost two thousand people killed following the collision of two warships in Halifax Harbour and a blizzard ..


The Town That Died

Pub Date : 2012-04-01 | Author : Michael Bird | Publisher : Souvenir Press

ISBN 10 : 9780285641297
ISBN 13 : 0285641298

On Thursday, December 6th 1917, a French freighter loaded with over 2,500 tons of high explosives collided with another vessel in the harbour of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and caught fi..


Barometer Rising

Pub Date : 2007 | Author : Hugh MacLennan | Publisher : New Canadian Library

ISBN 10 : 9780771034893
ISBN 13 : 077103489X

Penelope Wain believes that her lover, Neil Macrae, has been killed while serving overseas under her father. That he died apparently in disgrace does not alter her love for him, ev..


The Very Strange Day

Pub Date : 2016-04-14 | Author : Laura M. Mac Donald | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0997415207
ISBN 13 : 9780997415209

It's a very strange day in America with Trump riding a wave of chaos toward the White House.This book-long children's poem follows a Hispanic family who is shocked to find The Mogu..