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9 edition of Cocoanut Grove found in the catalog.

Cocoanut Grove

by Edward Keyes

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Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston.
    • Subjects:
    • Cocoanut Grove (Boston, Mass.) -- Fire, 1942.,
    • Fires -- Massachusetts -- Boston.,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- History -- 1865-

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward Keyes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF73.8.C62 K49 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p., [2] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3186006M
      ISBN 100689114060
      LC Control Number83045080
      OCLC/WorldCa10558583

      FLASHBACK MIAMI: See pictures of Coconut Grove. Miami had its own Summer of Love, taking root in the earthy artist village that was Coconut Grove. On the 50th anniversary of the historic summer. On Novem , people died at the Cocoanut Grove, the deadliest nightclub fire in US history. Here's how it happened and what came after. In "Fire in the Grove," a book on the event.

      Find books like Fire in the Grove: The Cocoanut Grove Tragedy and Its Aftermath from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who like.   In the blink of an eye the Cocoanut Grove — one of Boston's swankiest nightclubs — became an unimaginable inferno, trapping hundreds of panicked victims as they jammed the club's exits. In less than 15 minutes, people were dead and another injured, making the blaze the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history.

      75 years later, Cocoanut Grove fire still haunts. By Laura Crimaldi Globe Staff, Novem Fire in Boston’s Cocoanut Grove.” “I read this book and her name was in there,” Kaufman.   Seventy-seven years have passed since a fire ripped through the Cocoanut Grove nightclub in Boston, killing people. To this day, investigators are still trying to .


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I read this book for my book club and the author, Stephanie Schorow, came to our meeting. It was very interesting to talk to her and learn about her researching/writing process and why she was interested in the Cocoanut Grove fire. I really enjoyed the book and plan to read others that Stephanie Schorow has written.4/5.

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