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The San Francisco Calamity by Earthquake and Fire

Charles Morris

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Genres:

Nature

Description:

The first half of this book describes the devastating earthquake that hit San Francisco in 1906, and the subsequent destruction caused by fire. Various eyewitnesses and victims give their account on the tragedy. In the second half, a number of different other earthquakes and volcanic eruptions are retold, like the eruption of the Vesuvius that destroyed Pompeij or the explosion of the Krakatoa, together with scientific explanations for the causes of earthquakes and the eruption of volcanos. (Summary by Availle)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

13h 46m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:47


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

45:35


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

31:37


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:18


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

29:56


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

28:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

32:57


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

19:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

19:09


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

10:21


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

18:47


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:43


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

12:11


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

19:22


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

10:03


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

35:50


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

21:03


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

15:29


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:56


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

42:50


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

30:44


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

36:41


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

37:59


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

16:42


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

33:50


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

30:09


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

15:40


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

33:09


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

34:14


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

26:28


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

20:44


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

20:35


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

36:47