Isaac S Storm

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307874095
Size: 43.79 MB
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Ultimately, however, it is the story of what can happen when human arrogance meets nature's last great uncontrollable force. As such, Isaac's Storm carries a warning for our time. From the Hardcover edition.

Isaac S Storm

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0007292112
Size: 19.54 MB
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It's another fine day in the Gulf according to Isaac Cline, chief observer of the new US Weather Bureau, but one day later, 6-10,000 people were dead, wiped out by the biggest storm the coast of America had ever witnessed.

Isaac S Storm

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0375708278
Size: 37.28 MB
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Provides an account of the hurricane which struck Galveston, Texas, in 1900 and killed ten thousand people.

Galveston And The 1900 Storm

Author: Patricia Bellis Bixel
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 0292753969
Size: 43.28 MB
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They describe the work of local relief agencies, aided by Clara Barton and the American Red Cross, and show how their short-term efforts grew into lasting reforms.

Thunderstruck

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409044769
Size: 10.48 MB
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With its cast of captivating characters, Thunderstruck is Erik Larson doing what he does brilliantly well: bringing together seemingly disparate yet inextricably linked lives to paint a fascinating and exciting portrait of an extraordinary ...

In The Garden Of Beasts

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1446464504
Size: 22.36 MB
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Suffused with the tense atmosphere of the times, and with brilliant portraits of Hitler, Goebbels, Goering and Himmler amongst others, Erik Larson's new book sheds unique light on events as they unfold, resulting in an unforgettable, ...

Horrors Of History City Of The Dead

Author: T. Neill Anderson
Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing
ISBN: 1607345358
Size: 24.79 MB
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CITY OF THE DEAD is the first book in the Horrors of History series. The series commemorates horrific, life-changing events in our nation's past.

Sudden Sea

Author: R.A. Scotti
Publisher: Back Bay Books
ISBN: 031605478X
Size: 73.66 MB
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Now, R.A. Scotti tells the story.

Lethal Passage

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0679759271
Size: 24.99 MB
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Follows the journey of a handgun, from its manufacture through its violent odyssey into the hands of a disturbed teenager who uses it to kill a teacher, and raises painful questions about the legal and cultural realities of firearms.