Story of the 1900 Galveston Hurricane

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Pelican Publishing Company, Dec 31, 1999 - History - 384 pages
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One hundred years after the hurricane of 1900 devastated Galveston, Texas, it remains the most deadly natural disaster in United States history. Although many heeded the warnings of local weatherman Dr. Isaac Monroe Cline, numerous others did not. More than 6,000 souls perished. Shortly after the storm, author Nathan C. Green set out to share with the world the Story of the 1900 Galveston Hurricane . For those who had lost their lives, he would become their voice; for those who had somehow miraculously survived, he would become their chronicler. To further memorialize the events of the Galveston Hurricane, Pelican has reprinted Dr. Isaac Monroe Cline's Storms, Floods and Sunshine: An Autobiography, which it first published in 1945.
 

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Contents

CHAPTER I
The Storm Sweeps Inland
Survey of the Wreckage
Newspaper Womans Story
Galvestons Earnest Appeal
Copyright

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Nathan C. Green was one of the country's most noted newspaper correspondents when this book was first published in 1900. Green's other books include War with Spain, Story of Spain and Cuba, The Philippines, and Modern Warfare.

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