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Faces from the flood : Hurricane Floyd remembered

Author: Richard Moore; Jay Barnes
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Thirty-seven interviews with victims, heroes, volunteers, scientists, and government officials offer tales of dramatic rescues, sorrowful losses, and the quiet determination to survive and rebuild. The story of Floyd is far from over, and North Carolina needs to be prepared to face similar storms in the future, say Richard Moore and Jay Barnes. They conclude with an assessment of the state's response to this  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Moore, Richard, 1960-
Faces from the flood.
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)645521262
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Moore; Jay Barnes
ISBN: 0807828610 9780807828618 0807855332 9780807855331
OCLC Number: 53006783
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 225 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction. The Storm and the Flood --
Chronology of Hurricane Floyd and the Flood of 1999 --
Faces from the Flood --
Richard Moore --
Kurt Barnes --
Diane LeFiles --
Lindy Pierce --
James Mercer --
Bob Williams --
Steve Harned --
Janice Bailey --
Bo Fussell --
Bobby Joyner --
Jewel Kilpatrick --
Ed Maness --
Annice Narcise --
Charlotte Webb --
J.C. Heath --
David Cummiskey --
Ken Mullen --
Hazel Sorrell --
Delia Perkins --
Chris Hackney --
Steve Burress --
Buster Leverette and Cynthia Burnett --
Faye Stone --
Al Price --
Clifton Mills --
Drew Pearson --
Barbara Stiles --
Todd Davison --
Billy Kornegay --
Ronnie Rich --
Allan Hoffman --
Bill Ellis --
John Morgan --
Robert Egleston --
Carolyn Hunt --
Stan Riggs --
The Fatalities --
The Next Disaster.
Responsibility: Richard Moore and Jay Barnes.
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On September 16, 1999, rainfall from Hurricane Floyd swelled North Carolina's rivers. Through evocative personal stories, maps, tables, and dozens of striking photographs, Faces from the Flood  Read more...

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