“This book goes out to BEIRUT, Lebanon and to
all the Lebanese around the world.
RIP to all who were killed in the blast.”
August 4th is a heart-wrenching book that chronicles emotions during the Beirut, Lebanon explosion on August 4, 2020. When a large amount of ammonium Nitrate stored at the port exploded, over 200 people lost their lives and over 6500 were injured. Billions of dollars in property damage left an estimated 300,000 people homeless.