The Galveston hurricane
|Format:||Print Book 2002|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
-- Some of the modern world's most devastating disasters are profiled -- The reforms and improvements that grew out of these tragedies are explained and put in perspective -- Historically accurate, compelling accounts -- Selected titles contain quotes from eyewitnesses Learn how this Texan city has struggled to find new ways to defend itself in the face of Mother Nature.
ContentsDisaster strikes the "Queen City of the Gulf"
A rude awakening
Survivors and victims
Honor and hope
Relief and renewal
|Series||Great disasters, reforms and ramifications.|
-- 20th century
-- Juvenile literature.
Floods -- Texas -- Galveston -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Hurricanes -- Texas -- Galveston.
Galveston (Tex.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| Philadelphia :Chelsea House Publishers,2002
102 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|ISBN||0791067408 (hardcover : alk. paper)