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If you lived at the time of the great San Francisco earthquake / by Ellen Levine ; illustrated by Pat Grant Porter.

by Levine, Ellen; Porter, Pat Grant.
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c1992Description: 64 p.ISBN: 059045157X (pbk.) :; 9780590451574 (pbk.).Subject(s): Earthquakes | Earthquakes | Earthquakes -- San Francisco Bay AreaDDC classification: 979.4/61/051
Contents:
What did San Francisco look like after the earthquake? -- Who was up at the time of the quake? -- What did people do when the quake struck? -- How many people died? -- What did the earthquake sound like? -- What did the earthquake look like? -- What did the earthquake feel like? -- How big was the earthquake? -- Were there any warnings that an earthquake was coming? -- How did animals act when the quake hit? -- Were there any exciting rescue stories? -- Were any animals saved in the nick of time? -- What things in your house would you try to save? -- How would you carry the things you saved? -- Where would you live if your house was destroyed? -- How would you get food and clothing? -- What would you do if you were lost? -- Did anyone send help to the people of San Francisco? -- Were any babies born during the disaster? -- Could you cook in your house after the earthquake? -- Could you mail a letter after the earthquake? -- Why did it take so long to put out the fires? -- How did people keep their spirits up? -- How long did it take San Francisco to recover?
Summary: Tells what it was like living in California at the time of the great San Francisco quake of 1906.
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What did San Francisco look like after the earthquake? -- Who was up at the time of the quake? -- What did people do when the quake struck? -- How many people died? -- What did the earthquake sound like? -- What did the earthquake look like? -- What did the earthquake feel like? -- How big was the earthquake? -- Were there any warnings that an earthquake was coming? -- How did animals act when the quake hit? -- Were there any exciting rescue stories? -- Were any animals saved in the nick of time? -- What things in your house would you try to save? -- How would you carry the things you saved? -- Where would you live if your house was destroyed? -- How would you get food and clothing? -- What would you do if you were lost? -- Did anyone send help to the people of San Francisco? -- Were any babies born during the disaster? -- Could you cook in your house after the earthquake? -- Could you mail a letter after the earthquake? -- Why did it take so long to put out the fires? -- How did people keep their spirits up? -- How long did it take San Francisco to recover?

Tells what it was like living in California at the time of the great San Francisco quake of 1906.