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 Flooded: Requiem For Johnstown
 Author: Burg, Ann E.

 Publisher: Scholastic, Inc. (-1)

 Classification: Fiction
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 BTSB No: 172876 ISBN: 9781338540994
 Ages: 8-12 Grades: 3-7

Price: $6.55

On May 31, 1889, the South Fork Dam built to create a man-made lake for America's wealthiest businessmen collapsed, unleashing twenty million tons of water onto the town of Johnstown, Pennsylvania, below; told in the voices of six children and many others this is the story of the ordinary people of the town, their losses and their survival--and of the bitter aftermath when those for whom the dam was built denied all responsibility and the unnatural disaster which it caused.

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