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Bombay explosion. by John Ennis

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Published by Cassell .
Written in English


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Pagination216p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20631668M

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OCLC Number: Notes: American ed. (New York, Duell, Sloan, and Pearce) has title: The great Bombay explosion. Description: pages illustrations 21 cm. THE GREAT BOMBAY EXPLOSION. By. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Yet another addition to what threatens to become a very particular kind of five-foot-shelf of learning--the literature of minute-by-minute accounts of great natural and/or man-made disasters. The Great Bombay Explosion. John Ennis. Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, - Bombay (India) - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. The Great Bombay Explosion Berkley Medallion book: Author: John Ennis: Publisher: Duell, Sloan, and Pearce, Length. The Explosion that shook Bombay in It was the 14th of April , a seismograph in the meteorological department in Shimla captured tremors that emanated 1, km away. But these tremors had nothing to do with moving tectonic plates. It was caused by one of the worst explosions on the eastern docks of Bombay.

The Book That Incited a Worldwide Fear of Overpopulation ‘The Population Bomb’ made dire predictions—and triggered a wave of repression around the world The book was published so hastily the fuse. The Population Bomb is a best-selling book written by Stanford University Professor Paul R. Ehrlich and his wife, Anne Ehrlich (who was uncredited), in It predicted worldwide famine in the s and s due to overpopulation, as well as other major societal upheavals, and advocated immediate action to limit population : Paul R. Ehrlich.   BOOK EXCERPT The Bombay blasts: What happened on that Friday, Ma As four more people are convicted for the serial blasts, a look back at the horror. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ennis, John, Great Bombay explosion. New York, Duell, Sloan, and Pearce [].

The Bombay Explosion (Bombay Docks Explosion) occurred at the Victoria Dock of Bombay when SS Fort Strikine, a British freighter carrying ammunition including some 1, tons of explosives along with cargo such as cotton bales and gold bars, caught ship then exploded in two giant blasts, scattering debris around the city, sinking about 11 nearby ships Author: Sridevi Nambiar.   The Population Explosion vividly describes how the Earth's population, growing by 95 million people a year, is rapidly depleting the planet's resources, resulting in famine, global warming, acid rain, and other major problems/5.   A friend of mine when a young girl can remember the explosion and has written a short book about the experience. Her father was the harbour master in Bombay at the time. As I remember it was an ammunition ship which exploded in .   Explosion on cargo ship rocks Bombay, India The cargo ship Fort Stikine explodes in a berth in the docks of Bombay, India (now known as Mumbai), killing 1, people and injuring another 3, on.