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The Resource The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Douglas Brinkley

The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Douglas Brinkley

Label
The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast
Title
The great deluge
Title remainder
Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Brinkley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An account of Hurricane Katrina and the devastation it left in New Orleans and across the Gulf Coast documents the events and repercussions of the tragedy and its aftermath and the ongoing crisis confronting the region
Cataloging source
DLC
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Brinkley, Douglas
Dewey number
  • 976.3/35064
  • 363.34/9220976
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV636 2005.L8
  • QC945
LC item number
  • B75 2006
  • .B75 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Hurricanes
  • Disaster victims
  • Disaster relief
  • Emergency management
  • Stormen
  • Overstromingen
  • Rampenbestrijding
  • New Orleans (La)
  • Mississippi (rivier)
  • Mississippi (staat)
  • Alabama
  • Hurrikan
  • Zerstörung
  • Hilfsprogramm
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Golf von Mexiko (Region)
  • Hilfsprogramm
  • Hurrikan
  • Zerstörung
  • Golf von Mexiko
  • New Orleans, La
  • Hurricane Katrina (2005)
  • Disaster relief
  • Disaster victims
  • Emergency management
  • Hurricanes
  • Louisiana
  • United States
Label
The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Douglas Brinkley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ignoring the inevitable; August 27 (Saturday) -- Shouts and whispers; August 27 (Saturday) -- Storm vs. shoreline; August 28 (Sunday) -- The winds come to Louisiana; August 28-29 (Sunday-Monday) -- What was the Mississippi gulf coast; August 29 (Monday) -- The busted levee blues; August 29 (Monday) -- "I've been FEMA-ed"; August 29 (Monday) -- Water rising; August 30 (Tuesday) -- City without answers; August 30 (Tuesday) -- The smell of death; August 31 (Wednesday) -- Blindness; August 31 (Wednesday) -- The intense irrationality of a Thursday; September 1 (Thursday) -- "It's our time now"; September 1 (Thursday) -- The Friday shuffle and Saturday relief; September 2-3 (Friday-Saturday) -- Getaway (or X marks the spot); September 3 (Saturday) and beyond
Control code
ocm64594506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 716 p.
Isbn
9780061124235
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006043338
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o64594506
  • (OCoLC)64594506
Label
The great deluge : Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, and the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Douglas Brinkley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Ignoring the inevitable; August 27 (Saturday) -- Shouts and whispers; August 27 (Saturday) -- Storm vs. shoreline; August 28 (Sunday) -- The winds come to Louisiana; August 28-29 (Sunday-Monday) -- What was the Mississippi gulf coast; August 29 (Monday) -- The busted levee blues; August 29 (Monday) -- "I've been FEMA-ed"; August 29 (Monday) -- Water rising; August 30 (Tuesday) -- City without answers; August 30 (Tuesday) -- The smell of death; August 31 (Wednesday) -- Blindness; August 31 (Wednesday) -- The intense irrationality of a Thursday; September 1 (Thursday) -- "It's our time now"; September 1 (Thursday) -- The Friday shuffle and Saturday relief; September 2-3 (Friday-Saturday) -- Getaway (or X marks the spot); September 3 (Saturday) and beyond
Control code
ocm64594506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 716 p.
Isbn
9780061124235
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006043338
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o64594506
  • (OCoLC)64594506

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