As usual, Chicago does it again! Corrupt, greedy, lax city government plus greedy, unprincipled theatre agents equal over 600 souls dying horribly - mostly women and children -... Read morePublished 1 month ago by jackeb53
This book shows how little detail cost so many lives. You go to a theater to watch a play in a place that is brand new but still has so much wrong with it. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kim
I read this book a long time ago but I remember it still. So many people these days have forgotten about it anywhere but the Chicago environs, yet it keeps repeating over and over. Read morePublished 12 months ago by MirajaniHiggins
It has become quite fashionable to compare major disasters with the ill fated Titanic. Hatch comes up with some interesting parallels here with the Iroquois theater disaster in... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Severin Olson
This is a great book, well written. The kind of book that is hard to put down. I highly recommend this book!Published on June 30, 2012 by Tom
I found the book very interesting. What a sad and tragic event! The author did a pretty good job considering how long ago it was. Read morePublished on October 14, 2006 by S.H.H.
What was the deadliest disaster in Chicago. If you said the Chicago Fire of 1871 or the Eastland sinking, you are wrong. Read morePublished on May 3, 2006 by Kevin M Quigg
In an age when government wants to regulate nearly every aspect of our lives, it seems incredible that the Iroquois Theater disaster could have even happend. Read morePublished on December 24, 2003 by Rod