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The Great Fire

(1995)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Awards
Newbery Medal Best Novel (nominee)
A vertible cinematic account of the catastrophe that decimated much of Chicago in 1871, forcing more than 100,000 people from their homes.

 Jim Murphy tells the story through the eyes of several survivors.

 These characters serve as dramatic focal points as the fire sweeps across the city, their stories illuminated by fascinating archival photos and maps outlining the spread of fire.

1996 Newbery Honor Book.



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Hardback Editions

October 2006 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-7569-6632-9 / 978-0-7569-6632-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Perfection Learning
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October 2006 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Great Fire (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 1-4177-5943-7 / 978-1-4177-5943-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback
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April 1995 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Great Fire (Newbery Honor Book)
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-590-47267-4 / 978-0-590-47267-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Press
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Paperback Editions

October 2006 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-439-20307-4 / 978-0-439-20307-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks
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August 2003 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-439-57272-X / 978-0-439-57272-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic Teaching Resources
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June 1995 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-590-47266-6 / 978-0-590-47266-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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Audio Editions

January 2003 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 1-883332-92-3 / 978-1-883332-92-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
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February 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
Publisher: Recorded Books
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September 2008 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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September 2008 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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September 2008 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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2008 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Great Fire, The - on Playaway
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 1-60514-293-X / 978-1-60514-293-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Playaway
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January 2003 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 1-883332-86-9 / 978-1-883332-86-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Audio Bookshelf
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1998 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Great Fire
Author(s): Jim Murphy
ISBN: 0-7887-2077-5 / 978-0-7887-2077-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
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Kindle Editions

August 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Great Fire (Newbery Honor Book)
Author(s): Jim Murphy
Publisher: Scholastic Press
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