Earthquake before World Series

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  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)

Historical Context Note

On 17 October, just before a World Series game, an earthquake struck the San Francisco Bay area, causing 62 deaths.

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Citation:
Richert, Lucas Paul. "Earthquake before World Series". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2008
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5735, accessed 16 September 2014.]