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The Day the Whistles Cried: The Great Cornfield Meet at Dutchman's Curve
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Two steam locomotives collide head-on in a cornfield at the edge of Nashville on July 9, 1918, taking the lives of more than a hundred people and injuring at least 300 others. This tragic tale, set against a backdrop of wartime urgency and human error, unfolds in the midst of the racial and societal divisions of the early twentieth century: a riveting story of decided historical impact.