AUTHOR: Deborah Hopkinson / DESCRIPTION: Perfect for fans of I Survived and the Who Was series! Packed with graphics,photosand facts for curious mindsthis is a gripping look at America's deadliest hurricane. As a hurricane gathered in the Caribbeanblue skies covered GalvestonTexas. Scientists knew a storm was coming. But none of them were able to prepare Galveston for the force of the hurricane that hit on September 81900. The water from the storm surge pulled houses off their foundationsand the winds toppled telephone poles and trees like toothpicks. And amid the chaosGalveston's residents did all they could to rescue one another. From the meteorologists tracking the stormto the ordinary people who displayed extraordinary bravery... from the inequitable effects of the disasterto the science of hurricanes and weather: Acclaimed Sibert Honor author Deborah Hopkinson brings voices from history to life in this fast-pacedwide-ranging narrative of the deadliest hurricane in American history.

The Deadliest Hurricanes Then and Now (the Deadliest #

  • Product Code: Book
  • SKU: 9781338360196
  • Author: Deborah Hopkinson
  • Condition: NEW
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Availability: 1
  • $7.99