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The Resource Texas disasters : true stories of tragedy and survival, Mike Cox

Texas disasters : true stories of tragedy and survival, Mike Cox

Label
Texas disasters : true stories of tragedy and survival
Title
Texas disasters
Title remainder
true stories of tragedy and survival
Statement of responsibility
Mike Cox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, Mike
Dewey number
976.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F386.6
LC item number
.C69 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Disasters series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Texas
Label
Texas disasters : true stories of tragedy and survival, Mike Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
"Most of us will perish": lost Spanish fleet -- Yellow Jack came to Texas: the year of death -- "The town is gone": Indianola hurricanes (1875 and 1886) -- "All washed away": Ben Ficklin flood -- A city in ruins: Galveston hurricane -- "God seemed nigh": Goliad tornado -- The end of the line: Locomotive 704 explosion -- Fire strikes twice: Paris goes up in flames -- Deadly drought-breaker: Central Texas flood -- "Blown away": Rocksprings tornado -- The day a generation died: New London School explosion -- Deadliest fire in Texas: Houston's Gulf Hotel blaze -- Fuel to the fire: Texas City explosion -- "They're catching hell": Waco tornado -- Record-setting snowfall: Panhandle blizzard -- Building the Bermuda Triangle myth: SS Marine Sulphur Queen mystery -- Flash flood: tragedy in Terrell County -- Terrible tuesday: Witchita Falls tornado -- "Horizontal tornadoes": the crash of Delta 191 -- One writer's experience: Hurricane Ike -- A community comes together: West explosion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781493013166
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015018269
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GL013166
  • (FIPpSEB)GL013166
Label
Texas disasters : true stories of tragedy and survival, Mike Cox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
"Most of us will perish": lost Spanish fleet -- Yellow Jack came to Texas: the year of death -- "The town is gone": Indianola hurricanes (1875 and 1886) -- "All washed away": Ben Ficklin flood -- A city in ruins: Galveston hurricane -- "God seemed nigh": Goliad tornado -- The end of the line: Locomotive 704 explosion -- Fire strikes twice: Paris goes up in flames -- Deadly drought-breaker: Central Texas flood -- "Blown away": Rocksprings tornado -- The day a generation died: New London School explosion -- Deadliest fire in Texas: Houston's Gulf Hotel blaze -- Fuel to the fire: Texas City explosion -- "They're catching hell": Waco tornado -- Record-setting snowfall: Panhandle blizzard -- Building the Bermuda Triangle myth: SS Marine Sulphur Queen mystery -- Flash flood: tragedy in Terrell County -- Terrible tuesday: Witchita Falls tornado -- "Horizontal tornadoes": the crash of Delta 191 -- One writer's experience: Hurricane Ike -- A community comes together: West explosion
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9781493013166
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2015018269
System control number
  • (FIPpSEB)GL013166
  • (FIPpSEB)GL013166

Library Locations

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      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
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