I recently reread this book. On December 1, 1958 I same home from my really old catholic school and my mom had the tv on. I stood there and just took the whole thing in. Read morePublished 11 days ago by G.I Gurdjieff
couldn't put it down but it was sooooooo sad. I remember when it happenedPublished 12 days ago by annette a isbell
A chilling cautionary tale, this book is the best account of a fatal fire I've ever read. The authors present an account of this disaster and its' aftermath that is frequently... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Thomas G. Matowitz Jr.
I was 8 years old at the time of the fire and lived not too far from the school. I remember watching children jump from the school windows on a black and white tv. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Bruce S.
Very factual account of a tragic fire involving education occupancy. Required reading for all fire prevention and operational divisions. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Roy Boehm
An excellent, historical account of this horrific fire at Our Lady of the Angels Catholic School back in 1958. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Mary J Anderson
This is a great book. Anyone who wants to understand Chicago's history should read this book. It is a hard read and sometime one just has to put it down to dry their eyes. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Dennis Druggan