skip to content
The grid and the village : losing electricity, finding community, surviving disaster Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The grid and the village : losing electricity, finding community, surviving disaster

Author: Stephen Doheny-Farina
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

In January 1998 a great ice storm crushed power grids in New York, New England and eastern Canada. In this insider's account of these events, the author describes the destruction of the electric  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Case studies
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Doheny-Farina
ISBN: 0300089775 9780300089776
OCLC Number: 634143758
Description: 210 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Stephen Doheny-Farina.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"An enjoyable exploration of the complex relationship between a man, his town, and their moments of crisis, and the way this is reflected in the media." Robert Krulwich, correspondent, ABC News

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/634143758> # The grid and the village : losing electricity, finding community, surviving disaster
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "634143758" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Place/new_haven> ; # New Haven
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/sturme_meteorologie> ; # STÜRME (METEOROLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/alimentation_en_courant_energie_electrique> ; # ALIMENTATION EN COURANT (ÉNERGIE ÉLECTRIQUE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/potsdam_region_n_y_social_life_and_customs_20th_century> ; # Potsdam Region (N.Y.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/comportement_social_sociologie> ; # COMPORTEMENT SOCIAL (SOCIOLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1202920> ; # New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210280> ; # New York (State)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/social_behaviour_sociology> ; # SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR (SOCIOLOGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/catastrophes_naturelles_+_dangers_naturels> ; # CATASTROPHES NATURELLES + DANGERS NATURELS
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_failures_new_york_state_pottsdam_region_social_aspects> ; # Electric power failures--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region--Social aspects
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/966620> ; # Ice storms
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/gales_meteorology> ; # GALES (METEOROLOGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/natural_hazards_+_natural_catastrophes> ; # NATURAL HAZARDS + NATURAL CATASTROPHES
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/current_supply_electrical_energy> ; # CURRENT SUPPLY (ELECTRICAL ENERGY)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/amerique_du_nord_etats_unis_et_canada> ; # AMERIQUE DU NORD (ETATS-UNIS ET CANADA)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/tempete_meteorologie> ; # TEMPÊTE (MÉTÉOROLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/north_america_usa_and_canada> ; # NORTH AMERICA (USA AND CANADA)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/363.3492/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/stromversorgung_elektrische_energie> ; # STROMVERSORGUNG (ELEKTRISCHE ENERGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_failures_social_aspects_new_york_state_pottsdam_region> ; # Electric power failures--Social aspects--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/soziales_verhalten_soziologie> ; # SOZIALES VERHALTEN (SOZIOLOGIE)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/naturgefahren_+_naturkatastrophen> ; # NATURGEFAHREN + NATURKATASTROPHEN
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/nordamerika_usa_+_kanada> ; # NORDAMERIKA (USA + KANADA)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_distribution_new_york_state_cold_weather_conditions> ; # Electric power distribution--New York (State)--Cold weather conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/ice_storms_new_york_state_saint_lawrence_county_history> ; # Ice storms--New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County--History
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/92308804> ; # Stephen Doheny-Farina
    schema:datePublished "2001" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/794086383> ;
    schema:genre "History" ;
    schema:genre "Case studies" ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The grid and the village : losing electricity, finding community, surviving disaster" ;
    schema:productID "634143758" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/634143758#PublicationEvent/new_haven_yale_university_press_2001> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300089776> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/634143758> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/alimentation_en_courant_energie_electrique> # ALIMENTATION EN COURANT (ÉNERGIE ÉLECTRIQUE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "ALIMENTATION EN COURANT (ÉNERGIE ÉLECTRIQUE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/amerique_du_nord_etats_unis_et_canada> # AMERIQUE DU NORD (ETATS-UNIS ET CANADA)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "AMERIQUE DU NORD (ETATS-UNIS ET CANADA)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/catastrophes_naturelles_+_dangers_naturels> # CATASTROPHES NATURELLES + DANGERS NATURELS
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "CATASTROPHES NATURELLES + DANGERS NATURELS" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/comportement_social_sociologie> # COMPORTEMENT SOCIAL (SOCIOLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "COMPORTEMENT SOCIAL (SOCIOLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/current_supply_electrical_energy> # CURRENT SUPPLY (ELECTRICAL ENERGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "CURRENT SUPPLY (ELECTRICAL ENERGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/gales_meteorology> # GALES (METEOROLOGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "GALES (METEOROLOGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/natural_hazards_+_natural_catastrophes> # NATURAL HAZARDS + NATURAL CATASTROPHES
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "NATURAL HAZARDS + NATURAL CATASTROPHES" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/naturgefahren_+_naturkatastrophen> # NATURGEFAHREN + NATURKATASTROPHEN
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "NATURGEFAHREN + NATURKATASTROPHEN" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/nordamerika_usa_+_kanada> # NORDAMERIKA (USA + KANADA)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "NORDAMERIKA (USA + KANADA)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/north_america_usa_and_canada> # NORTH AMERICA (USA AND CANADA)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "NORTH AMERICA (USA AND CANADA)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/social_behaviour_sociology> # SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR (SOCIOLOGY)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR (SOCIOLOGY)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/soziales_verhalten_soziologie> # SOZIALES VERHALTEN (SOZIOLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "SOZIALES VERHALTEN (SOZIOLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/stromversorgung_elektrische_energie> # STROMVERSORGUNG (ELEKTRISCHE ENERGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "STROMVERSORGUNG (ELEKTRISCHE ENERGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/sturme_meteorologie> # STÜRME (METEOROLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "STÜRME (METEOROLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Thing/tempete_meteorologie> # TEMPÊTE (MÉTÉOROLOGIE)
    a schema:Thing ;
    schema:name "TEMPÊTE (MÉTÉOROLOGIE)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_distribution_new_york_state_cold_weather_conditions> # Electric power distribution--New York (State)--Cold weather conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85041879> ;
    schema:name "Electric power distribution--New York (State)--Cold weather conditions" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_failures_new_york_state_pottsdam_region_social_aspects> # Electric power failures--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Electric power failures--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region--Social aspects" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/electric_power_failures_social_aspects_new_york_state_pottsdam_region> # Electric power failures--Social aspects--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85041887> ;
    schema:name "Electric power failures--Social aspects--New York (State)--Pottsdam Region" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/ice_storms_new_york_state_saint_lawrence_county_history> # Ice storms--New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh99003448> ;
    schema:name "Ice storms--New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County--History" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/794086383#Topic/potsdam_region_n_y_social_life_and_customs_20th_century> # Potsdam Region (N.Y.)--Social life and customs--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Potsdam Region (N.Y.)--Social life and customs--20th century" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1202920> # New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (State)--Saint Lawrence County." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210280> # New York (State)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (State)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/966620> # Ice storms
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ice storms" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/92308804> # Stephen Doheny-Farina
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Doheny-Farina" ;
    schema:givenName "Stephen" ;
    schema:name "Stephen Doheny-Farina" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300089776>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0300089775" ;
    schema:isbn "9780300089776" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/634143758>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/634143758> ; # The grid and the village : losing electricity, finding community, surviving disaster
    schema:dateModified "2018-11-22" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.