Chapter 23 – Three Fires: The Vienna Ring Theater, The Iroquois Theater and The Station Nightclub.

Brandt, Nat. “Chicago Death Trap : the Iroquois Theatre Fire of 1903” Carbondale, IL. Southern Illinois University Press, 2003. Print

“The Ring Theatre Fire.” The British Architect, March 3, 1882. Article

“The Calamity at Vienna.” New York Times, December 11, 1881. Article

“The Ring Theater Fire Trial.” The American Architect and Building News, May 20, 1882, Vol. 11, p. 334. Article


Chapter 22 – The Assassins

Charles Scaliger. “The Assassins.” The New American, Nov 19, 2012, Vol.28(22), pp.34-39. Article

Burman, Edward. “The Assassins, Holy Killers of Islam” Wellingborough, Northampton, UK: Crucible, 1987. Print

Stark, Freya. “The Valleys of the Assassins and other Persian Travels.” London, UK: J. Murray, 1940. Print

Daftary, Farhad. “The Assassin Legends: Myths of the Ismaʻilis.” London and New York: Taurus Press, 1994. Print.

Virani, Shafique N. “The Ismailis in the Middle Ages a History of Survival, a Search for Salvation.” New York, NY. Oxford University Press, 2007.


Chapter 21 – A Couple of Crushes Hillsborough Independent Panel: Disclosed Material and Report

The Lord Justice Taylor Interim Report

The Lord Justice Taylor Final Report

"How the Hillsborough disaster happened"BBC News. 14 April 2009.

Hillsborough - ESPN Films: 30 for 30 -

The Sunderland Site, Page 012; Victoria Hall – The June 1883 Disaster

“Terrible Accident at Sunderland” London Times 18 June 1883, p. 1


Chapter 20 – The Jonestown Massacre

Scheeres, Julia. “A Thousand Lives: The Untold Story of Hope, Deception, and Survival at Jonestown.” New York, NY: Free Press, 2011. Print

Moore, Rebecca. “Understanding Jonestown and People’s Temple.” West Port, CT: Praeger Publishers, 2009. Print

Reiterman, Tim with Jacobs, John. “Raven: The Untold Story of the Rev. Jim Jones and His People.” New York, NY: E.P. Dutton, Inc., 1982. Print

“Alternative Considerations of Jonestown and People’s Temple.” Rebecca Moore, San Diego State University.


Chapter 19 – The Irish Potato Famine

Dolan, Edward. “The Irish Potato Famine: The Story of Irish-American Immigration.” 2003. Print

Donnelly, James. “The Great Irish Potato Famine.” Gloucestershire, UK: Sutton Publishing, 2001. Print

Percival, John. “The Great Famine: Ireland’s Potato Famine, 1845-1851” New York, NY: Viewer Books, 1995. Print

Bartoletti, Susan. “Black Potatoes: The Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850.” Boston, MA: Houghton, MA, 2001. Print


Chapter 18 – The Banquio Dam Failure

Dai Qing; John Thibodeau. “The River Dragon Has Come!: The Three Gorges dam and the Fate of China's Yangtze River and its People” Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, 1998. Print

Xu, Yao ; Zhang, L. M. ; Jia, J. S. “Catastrophic failure of Banqiao Dam.” International Dam Safety Interest Group, Montreal, QC Canada, Los Angeles, 24-25 March 2009. Report

Graham, Wayne J. “The Banqiao and Shimantan Dam failures: Factors Affecting the Warning and Evacuation Success.” Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference 2010, Dam Safety 2010, 2010, pp.1055-1069


Chapter 17 – The Iranian Blizzard and The Carolean Death March

"Missing Put at 6,000 in Iranian Blizzard". New York Times. 11 February 1972. p. 4.

"Thousands Missing in Iran Snow". Oakland Tribune. 10 February 1972. p. 1.

“6,000 Said Iran Storm Toll.” St. Peterburg New. 11 February 1972. P. 1

The Karoliner’s Death March in the Tydal Mountains.

 Charles XII and the Collapse of the Swedish Empire, 1682- 1719 - R. Nisbet Bain. p. 243.


Chapter 16 – The Bombing of Nagasaki

Government of Great Britain. “The Effects of the Atomic Bombs at Hiroshima and Nagasaki: Report of the British Mission to Japan.” London Publishers for the Home Office and the Air Ministry, 1946. Report

Collie, Craig. “Nagasaki: The Massacre of the Innocent and Unknowing.” Crows Nest, Australia: Allen and Unwin, 2011. Print

Ham, Paul. “Hiroshima, Nagasaki: The Real Story of the Atomic Bombings and Their Aftermath.” New York, NY: St. Martin’s Press, 2014. Print

Bodden, Valerie. “The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.” Mankato, MN: Creative Education, 2008. Print


Chapter 15 – A Tale of Two Trails: The Trail of Tears and the Death March to Bataan

Norman, Michael. “Tears in the Darkness: The Story of the Bataan Death March and Its Aftermath.” New York, NY: Picador, 2010. Print

Boyt, Eugene. “Bataan: A Survivor’s Story.” Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. Print

Vander Hook, Sue. “Trail of Tears.” Edina, MN: ADBO Press, 2010. Print

Burgan, Michael. “The Trail of Tears.” Minneapolis, MN: Compass Point Books, 2001. Print

Elish, Dan. “The Trail of Tears: The Story of the Cherokee Removal.” New York, NY: Benchmark Books, 2002. Print


Chapter 14 – The Black Death

Nardo, Don. “The Black Death.” Detroit, MI: Lucent Books, 2011. Print

Zahler, Diane. “The Black Death.” Minneapolis, MN: Twenty-first Century Books, 2009. Print

Senker, Cath. “The Black Death 1347-1350: The Plague Spreads Across Europe.” Chicago, IL: Raintree, 2006. Print

Olhoff, Jim. “The Black Death.” Edina, MN: ABDO Publishing, 2010. Print


Chapter 13 – The Great Lisbon Earthquake of 1755

Shrady, Nicholas. “The Last Day: Wrath, Ruin and Reason in the Great Lisbon Earthquake.” New York, NY: Viking, 2008. Print

Paice, Edward. “Wrath of God: The Great Lisbon Earthquake of 1755.” London, UK: Quercus, 2008. Print

Kendrick, T.D. “The Lisbon Earthquake.” Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, 1957. Print


Chapter 12 – The Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff

Prince, Cathryn. “Death in the Baltic: The World War II Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff.” New York, NY: Palgrave MacMillan, 2013. Print.

Grass, Gunther. “Crabwalk.” Orlando, FL: Harcourt Books, 2002. Print.

Christopher Dobson, John Miller, and Ronald Payne: The Cruellest Night, Hodder & Stoughton, London, 1979. Print.


Chapter 11 – The Retreat from Kabul

Loyn, David. In Afghanistan: Two Hundred Years of British, Russian and American Occupation. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Print.

Preston, Diana. The Dark Defile: Britain's Catastrophic Invasion of Afghanistan, 1838-1842. New York: Walker, 2012. Print.

Stewart, Jules. Crimson Snow: Britain's First Disaster in Afghanistan. Stroud: Sutton Pub., 2008. Print.


Chapter 10 – The Gas Leak at Bhopal

"Bhopal Gas Tragedy | LawTeacher." Bhopal Gas Tragedy | LawTeacher. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Apr. 2014.

Scheberle, Denise. "The Night of the Gas: Why Bhopal Matters." University of Colorado, 4 Apr. 2012. Web. 21 Apr. 2014.

" The World: Bhopal's Tragedy Revisited; 10 Years After the Gas, No End to Tears"New York Times. 11 December 1994. Retrieved 21 February 2014.

The Disaster in Bhopal: Workers Recall Horror"New York Times. 30 January 1985. Retrieved 21 February 2014.

Bhopal Seethes, Pained and Poor 18 Years Later"New York Times. 21 September 2002. Retrieved 21 February 2014.

Broughton, Edward (2005). "The Bhopal disaster and its aftermath: a review".Environmental Health 4 (6): 6. doi:10.1186/1476-069X-4-6PMC 1142333.PMID 15882472.

Lapierre D, Moro J (2001). It Was Five Past Midnight in Bhopal. New Delhi: Full Circle Publishing.

"Frequently Asked Questions". Bhopal Information Center, UCC.


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