Disasters and Tragic Events, our newest eReference book, shines a light on some of the darker moments in American history. In addition to natural disasters, this book examines many man-made tragedies, such as the internment of Japanese-Americans, slavery, the Trail of Tears, and many more. With coverage from the Salem Witch Trials to the Sandy Hook school shootings, it offers a comprehensive history of the worst moments in American history.
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