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By Michael Regan

On October eight, 1871, a fierce hearth broke out within the bustling urban of Chicago. leaping rivers and burning miles of structures and houses, the flames raged for greater than days. greater than 100 humans died, and hundreds of thousands have been left homeless. may well the town have avoided this blaze?

To comprehend the effect of a catastrophe, you need to comprehend its reasons. How did Chicago's construction tools upload gas to the fireplace? How did human errors hold up support whilst the hearth broke out? examine the catastrophe from a cause-and-effect viewpoint and locate out!

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