Isaac S Storm

Author: Erik Larson
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307874095
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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.


Author: Dave Eggers
Publisher: Kiepenheuer & Witsch
ISBN: 3462306693
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Erst nach langen Wochen erreicht die Familie ein Lebenszeichen, und sie beginnt, um Zeitouns Freilassung zu kämpfen.Drei Jahre hat Dave Eggers in enger Zusammenarbeit mit der Familie Zeitoun an diesem Buch gearbeitet und herausgekommen ist ...

Die Schande Von Missoula

Author: Jon Krakauer
Publisher: Piper ebooks
ISBN: 3492973353
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In seinem neuen Buch beschäftigt sich Jon Krakauer mit Vergewaltigungsfällen in der amerikanischen Universitätsstadt Missoula.

Emergency Management

Author: Claire B. Rubin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 146655908X
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“The 1900 Storm: Triumph and Tragedy,” Galveston County Daily News, 2011, Philip L. Fradkin, The Great Earthquake and
Firestorms of 1906: How San Francisco Nearly Destroyed Itself (Berkeley:
University of California Press, 2005), 19. Erik Larson, Isaac's Storm: A Man, a
Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History (New York: Random House/Vintage
Books, 1999), 81–84. Casey Edward Greene and Shelly Henley Kelly, Through a
Night of ...

Through A Night Of Horrors

Author: Casey Edward Greene
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press
ISBN: 9781585442287
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Unlike Weems, he consulted books and periodicals about the storm, including
Halstead's and Lester's sensational accounts. Yet another genre, critical
assessments of the hurricane and its aftermath, has emerged in conjunction with
the centennial of the 1900 storm. This category is exemplified by Erik Larson's
Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History. Larson, a
contributor to Time, centered his account on U.S. Weather Bureau meteorologist
Isaac Cline.