Isaac S Storm

Author: Erik Larson
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Ultimately, however, it is the story of what can happen when human arrogance meets nature's last great uncontrollable force. As such, Isaac's Storm carries a warning for our time. From the Hardcover edition.

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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53. 54. Local and Global Themes in the History of Weather and Climate, ed.
James Rodger Fleming, Vladimir Jankovic, and Deborah R. Coen (Sagamore
Beach, MA: Science History Publications, 2006), 86. Erik Larson, Isaac's Storm: A
Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History (New York: Vintage Books,
2000). Clark A. Miller and Paul N. Edwards, “Introduction: The Globalization of
Climate Science and Climate Politics,” in Changing the Atmosphere: Expert
Knowledge and ...

Women And Children First

Author: Robin Miskolcze
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803209878
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... Hanks in Castaway, 2000), or destructive weather (The Perfect Storm, 2000).1
Best-selling nonfiction such as Erik Larson's Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and
the Deadliest Hurricane in History (1999) likewise reflects the reading public's
interest in historical stories of survival at sea.2 These contemporary
manifestations of sea adventures are, I believe, rooted both in Americans' interest
in their nation's history and in an anxiety over an inability to survive in the
absence of technology.

To Conquer The Air

Author: James Tobin
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439135495
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Langley's Aero Engine of 1903, 80. and tested the engine: Manly to SPL, 8/21/
1900, in Meyer, ed., Langley's Aero Engine of 1903, 80–83. “I should be
disposed to begin afresh”: SPL to Richard Rathbun, 9/3/1900, box 40, RU 31, SIA
. “I regret that you have: Richard Rathbun to SPL, 8/14/1900, box 56, RU 31, SIA.
As Will arrived: The great hurricane of 1900 is recounted in Erik Larson, Isaac's
Storm: A Man, A Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History (New York: Crown,
1999).

Rising Seas

Author: Vivien Gornitz
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231519206
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1029/2009GL039035, 2009. Lajeunesse, P. and St. Onge, G. 2008. “The
Subglacial Origin of the Lake Agassiz-Ojibway Final Outburst Flood.” Nature
Geoscience 1:184–188. Lake, E. 1999. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the
Deadliest Hurricane in History. New York: Crown Publishing Group. Lambeck, K.
2009. “Glacial Isostasy.” In Encyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient
Environments, ed. V. Gornitz, 374–380. Dordrecht: Springer. Lambeck, K., Esat,
T. M., and Potter, E.-K.

Weathering The Psalms

Author: Steve A. Wiggins
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers
ISBN: 163087731X
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The Idea of Biblical Poetry: Parallelism and Its History. new haven: Yale
University Press, 1981. Kuntz, J. Kenneth. “Psalm 18: a rhetorical-Critical
analysis.” JSOT 26 (1983)3–31. lamb, h. h. “reconstruction of the Course of
Postglacial Climate over the World.” in Climate Change in Later Prehistory,
edited by a. F. harding, 11–32. edinburgh: edinburgh University Press, 1982.
larson, erik. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History.
new York: Vintage, 1999. laskin ...

Water From Heaven

Author: Robert Kandel
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231507755
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1998. L'Incertitude des Climats. Paris: Hachette-Pluriel. Koeppel, Gerard T. 2000.
Water for Gotham: A History. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Kutzbach,
Gisela. 1979. The Thermal Theory of Cyclones: A History of Meteorological
Thought in the Nineteenth Century. Boston: American Meteorological Society.
Labeyrie, Jacques. 1993. L'Homme et le Climat. Paris: Denoël. Larson, Erik.
1999. Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History. New
York: Crown.

American Public Life And The Historical Imagination

Author: Wendy Gamber
Publisher: Univ of Notre Dame Pr
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... David M. Ludlum, Early American Hurricanes, 1492-1970 (Boston: American
Meteorological Society, 1963); Gordon E. Dunn and Banner I. Miller, Atlantic
Hurricanes, rev. ed. (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1964);
Thomas Helm, Hurricanes: Weather at Its Worst (New York: Dodd, Mead, 1967);
Jerry Rosenfeld, Eye of the Storm: Inside the World's Deadliest Hurricanes,
Tornadoes, and Blizzards (New York: Plenum, 1999); Erik Larson, Isaac's Storm:
A Man, A Time, ...