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Isaac's storm : a man, a time, and the deadliest hurricane in history / Erik Larson.

Larson, Erik. (Author). Cline, Isaac Monroe, 1861-1955 (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0609602330 (Hardback), 9780375708275 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 323 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the diaries of Isaac Monroe Cline and on contemporary accounts.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-313) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Beach: September 8, 1900 -- ch. 1. Law of storms -- ch. 2. Serpent's coil -- ch. 3. Spectacle -- ch. 4. Cataclysm -- ch. 5. Strange news -- ch. 6. Haunted.
Subject: Galveston (Tex.) > History > 20th century.
Hurricanes > Texas > Galveston > History > 20th century.
Floods > Texas > Galveston > History > 20th century.
Cline, Isaac Monroe, 1861-1955.
Galveston (Tex.) > Biography.

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Isaac's Storm : A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Isaac's Storm : A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
by Larson, Erik
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Table of Contents

Isaac's Storm : A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Atlantic Ocean Mapp. ix
Galveston Mapp. x
The Beach: September 8, 1900p. 3
IThe Law of Stormsp. 17
IIThe Serpent's Coilp. 85
IIISpectaclep. 135
IVCataclysmp. 173
VStrange Newsp. 221
VIHauntedp. 261
Notesp. 275
Sourcesp. 307
Indexp. 317

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