Sunday, September 17, 2017

Book Review: 'The Hamlet Fire' by Bryant Simon

Review: 'The Hamlet Fire: A Tragic Story of Cheap Food, Cheap Government, and Cheap Lives' by Bryant Simon

"The Hamlet Fire" by Bryant Simon; The New Press (303 pages, $26.95) ——— On Sept. 3, 1991, workers at Imperial Food Products in the small town of Hamlet, N.C., heard a loud bang and then a hissing sound, as if a missile had just been launched inside the facility. Moments later, a wall of flames swept…