Rising Tide

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416563326
Size: 64.54 MB
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A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, winner of the Southern Book Critics Circle Award and the Lillian Smith Award.

Rising Tide

Author: John M. Barry
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Provides an account of one of the greatest national disasters the United States has ever experienced and its consequences

Rising Tide

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780684840024
Size: 79.64 MB
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Provides an account of one of the greatest national disasters the United States has ever experienced and its consequences

Power Plays

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781578064045
Size: 76.77 MB
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Barry, award-winning author of " An award-winning author's exposure of America's ruthless pursuit of power

Old Man River

Author: Paul Schneider
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 0805098364
Size: 25.95 MB
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A fascinating account of how the Mississippi River shaped America In Old Man River, Paul Schneider tells the story of the river at the center of America's rich history—the Mississippi.

Wicked River

Author: Lee Sandlin
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307473570
Size: 16.46 MB
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A chronicle of the Mississippi River in the first half of the nineteenth century--before it was tamed by commerce and technology--draws on first-hand accounts to describe life along the river, natural and man-made disasters, acts of piracy, ...

Roger Williams And The Creation Of The American Soul

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Viking Press
ISBN: 9780670023059
Size: 41.34 MB
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An acclaimed historian and "New York Times"-bestselling author offers a revelatory look at how Roger Williams shaped the nature of religion, political power, and individual rights in America.

Deadliest Enemy

Author: Michael T. Osterholm
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316343684
Size: 46.28 MB
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Deadliest Enemy is high scientific drama, a chronicle of medical mystery and discovery, a reality check, and a practical plan of action.

The Great Influenza

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780143036494
Size: 46.89 MB
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An account of the deadly influenza epidemic of 1918, which took the lives of millions of people around the world, examines its causes, its impact on early twentieth-century society, and the lasting implications of the crisis.

Washed Away

Author: Geoff Williams
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453271635
Size: 30.51 MB
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This is the incredible account of a flood of near-Biblical proportions in early twentieth-century America—its destruction, its heroes, its victims, and how it shaped natural-disaster policies in the United States for the next hundred ...