This book was near to my heart. As a child my mom and grandma told me a story about the time as a teenager my g'ma was all set to go to that theater with her 2 best friends but at... Read morePublished 11 days ago by Phyllis Wilson
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 3 months 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 6 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 14 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 14 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.