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Sudden sea : the Great Hurricane of 1938

Author: R A Scotti
Publisher: Boston : Back Bay Books/Little, Brown & Co., 2004, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Back Bay pbk. edView all editions and formats
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In the tradition of "The Perfect Storm, Sudden Sea" harkens back to a natural disaster that struck terror in the hearts of many. In this narrative, readers experience The Great Hurricane of 1938, the most financially destructive storm on record.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R A Scotti
ISBN: 0316832111 9780316832113
OCLC Number: 56479515
Notes: Originally published: 2003.
Description: x, 280 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Prologue: Gone with the wind --
1. A perfect day --
2. The way it was --
3. A shift in the wind --
4. Hurricane watch --
5. At sea --
6. All aboard --
7. A bright young man --
8. Upside down, inside out --
9. Battening the hatches --
10. A one-hundred-year storm --
11. How do you lose a hurricane? --
12. The Long Island express --
13. Crossing the sound --
14. The Atlantic Ocean bound out of bed --
15. The dangerous right semicircle --
16. Providence --
17. The tempest --
18. Cast adrift --
19. All quiet --
20. The reckoning --
21. The last of the old New England summers.
Responsibility: R.A. Scotti.

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In the tradition of "The Perfect Storm, Sudden Sea" harkens back to a natural disaster that struck terror in the hearts of many. In this narrative, readers experience The Great Hurricane of 1938, the most financially destructive storm on record.

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