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Isaac's storm [CD-Abridged] : [a man, a time, and the deadliest hurricane in history] / Erik Larson.

Larson, Erik, 1954- (Author). Cline, Isaac Monroe. (Added Author).

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Erlanger Branch 976.4139 L334i 1999 (Text) 33126011078122 Compact Discs Nonfiction Checked out 06/10/2021

Record details

  • Physical Description: 5 sound discs : digital, Dolby processed ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Random House Pub., p1999.

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Subtitle from container.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Edward Herrmann.
Summary, etc.:
Isaac Cline was one of the era's new men, a scientist who believed he knew all there was to know about the motion of clouds and the behavior of storms. The idea that a hurricane could damage the city of Galveston, Texas, where he was based was to him preposterous. It is the story of what can happen when human arrogance meets nature's last uncontrollable force, based on Cline's own letters, telegrams, and reports, the testimony of scores of survivors, and our latest understanding of the hows and whys of great storms.
System Details Note:
Compact disc.
Subject: Hurricanes > Texas > Galveston > History > 20th century.
Floods > Texas > Galveston > History > 20th century.
Galveston (Tex.) > History > 20th century.
Galveston (Tex.) > Biography.
Topic Heading: Books on compact disc.

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