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  • Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

    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.

    • ASIN: 0316832111
    • Brand: Back Bay Books

  • The Great Hurricane: 1938

    On the night of September 21,1938, news on the radio was full of the invasion of Czechoslovakia. There was no mention of any severe weather. By the time oceanfront residents noticed an ominous color in the sky, it was too late to escape. In an age before warning systems and the ubiquity of television, this unprecedented storm caught the Northeast off guard, obliterated coastal communities, and killed seven hundred people.The Great Hurricane: 1938 is a spellbinding hour-by-hour reconstruction of one of the most destructive and powerful storms ev...

    • ASIN: 0802142540
    • Brand: Burns, Cherie

  • The 1938 Hurricane Along New England's Coast (Images of America)

    The Hurricane of 1938 was one of the most devastating storms to strike New England’s Atlantic coast. It forever changed the landscapes of cities and towns in its path. Throughout the hurricane, the Coast Guard worked tirelessly to provide aid to countless displaced residents. Entire communities were leveled by the hurricane’s powerful winds and waves. After the storm subsided and the destruction was evident, the enormous task of rebuilding began. The historic images in The 1938 Hurricane along New England’s Coast document the hurricane’...

    • ASIN: 0738557595
    • Brand: Brand: Arcadia Publishing

  • Taken by Storm, 1938: A Social and Meteorological History of the Great New England Hurricane

    On September 21, 1938 one of the most powerful storms of the twentieth century came unannounced into the lives of New Yorkers and New Englanders, leaving utter devastation in its wake. The Great Hurricane, as it came to be known, changed everything, from the landscape and its inhabitants’ lives, to Weather Bureau practices, to the measure and kind of relief New Englanders would receive during the Great Depression and the resulting pace of regional economic recovery. The storm formed near the Cape Verde Islands on September 10 but was not spo...

    • ASIN: 1878220373
    • Brand: Brand: American Meteorological Society

  • A Day Like Any Other: The Great Hamptons Hurricane of 1938: A Novel

    A bucolic resort setting -- the summer colony and locals are caught in the path of a sudden and devastating hurricane in this brilliant and prophetic fiction that is a warning of storms to come. “For those few who still remember, the images are seared into their brains: the corpses floating down Main Street; the boats that drifted into the living rooms of flooded houses; the dead dogs and featherless chickens; the muck and fish stink; the moonscape of flattened houses; the residue of the last great hurricane to hit Long Island, the storm of 1...

    • ASIN: 1888889918

  • Hurricane in the Hamptons, 1938 (NY) (Images of America)

    The 1938 hurricane, the most severe and terrifying storm to hit Long Island in living memory, struck on September 21, a day that had dawned bright and fair in the seaside communities between Westhampton Beach and Montauk Point. Unaware of the storm whipping itself into a frenzy just miles away, village residents were going about their normal tasks when it struck, killing more than 30 and wreaking unprecedented destruction before nightfall. In Hurricane in the Hamptons, 1938, the story is told in more than 150 photographs, most of them taken by ...

    • ASIN: 0738545481
    • Brand: Brand: Arcadia Publishing

  • Sudden Sea: The Great New England Hurricane of 1938


    • ASIN: 0641674651

  • '38 the Great Hurricane in Quonochontaug Rhode Island

    Book by John Livsey

    • ASIN: 0975497928
    • Brand: Brand: Big Wave Books

  • Oliver's Surprise: A Boy, a Schooner, and the Great Hurricane of 1938

    Longing to feel closer to his favorite grandfather, Oliver skips school on a sparkling September afternoon and hides out on a tired schooner. When he wakes up on the ways of his grandfather's boatyard and realizes he's been transported back to 1938, he must decide what to do before the dangerous hurricane he'd been studying in school hits. While the main character is a 12 year old boy, Oliver's story, and the story of a powerful weather event that still reverberates along the east coast, is more than appropriate for an adult audience. Written b...

    • ASIN: 193484862X
    • Brand: Brand: Gemma

  • Poughkeepsie Evening Star, Vol. XLIX, #127 September 22, 1938 (Great New England Hurricane)


    • ASIN: B01B89XNHS

  • A Wind to Shake the World: The Story of the 1938 Hurricane

    The author relives his first day as a reporter for the New Bedford Standard Times when thousands of people from Boston to southern New Jersey experienced the ferocity and destructiveness of one of the worst natural disasters in American history. Bibliogs

    • ASIN: 0316034266

  • THE 1938 HURRICANE AS WE REMEMBER IT - A COLLECTION OF MEMORIES FROM WESTHAMPTON BEACH AND QUOGUE

    THE 1938 HURRICANE AS WE REMEMBER IT - A COLLECTION OF MEMORIES FROM WESTHAMPTON BEACH AND QUOGU

    • ASIN: B001KWAMDM

  • Hurricane in Southern New England: An Analysis of the Great Storm of 1938

    An utterly unique history of the Great Hurricane that devastated the New England coast in September, 1938. The event comes alive with photographs and maps, detailed descriptions of the damage, two scientific summaries of the storm's effects on the Rhode Island shoreline.

    • ASIN: 0910258058

  • Hurricane of 1938 (NE Remembers)

    A gripping description of New England's storm of the century.

    • ASIN: 1889833754
    • Brand: Brand: Commonwealth Editions

  • The Great Hurricane: 1938: Library Edition (Playaway Adult Nonfiction)

    On the night of September 20, 1938, the news on the radio was full of Hitler's pending invasion of Czechoslovakia. In a matter of hours, however, a hurricane of unprecedented force would tear through one of the wealthiest and most populated stretches of coastline in America, obliterating communities from Long Island to Providence, destroying entire fishing fleets from Montauk to Narragansett Bay, and leaving seven hundred people dead. Using newspaper reports, survivor testimony, and archival sources, Cherie Burns reconstructs this harrowing day...

    • ASIN: 1433296349

  • 1938 Hurricane Along New England's Coast

    The Hurricane of 1938 was one of the most devastating storms to strike New England's Atlantic coast. It forever changed the landscapes of cities and towns in its path. Throughout the hurricane, the Coast Guard

    • UPC: 312827125

  • Sudden Sea : The Great Hurricane of 1938

    Draws on period newspaper accounts, eyewitness testimony, archival footage, and weather forecasters to provide an in-depth account of the Great Hurricane of 1938, which left a trail of death and destruction across seven states and

    • UPC: 2482025
    • Rating: 4.75

  • The Great Hurricane: 1938

    With masterful storytelling skill, Burns follows the punishing path of the Great Hurricane of 1938, which hit the eastern seaboard, from Long Island to Connecticut and Rhode Island, in a seamless and suspenseful narrative, preserving

    • UPC: 26349434
    • Rating: 3.6

  • Oliver's Surprise : A Boy, a Schooner and the Great Hurricane of 1938

    Longing to feel closer to his favorite grandfather, Oliver skips school on a sparkling September afternoon and hides out on a tired schooner. When he wakes up on the ways of his grandfather's boatyard and

    • UPC: 10239700
    • Rating: 5.0

  • A Day Like Any Other : The Great Hamptons Hurricane of 1938: A Novel

    A bucolic resort setting -- the summer colony and locals are caught in the path of a sudden and devastating hurricane in this brilliant and prophetic fiction that is a warning of storms to

    • UPC: 338939645

  • The 1938 Hurricane Along New England's Coast

    Pictorial images of the devastation of New England's coast after a devastating hurricane in

    • UPC: 7895279

  • Historic Storms of New England : Its Gales, Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Showers with Thunder and Lightning, Great Snow Storms, Rains, Freshets, Floods, Droughts, Cold Winters, Hot Summers, Avalanches, Earthquakes, Dark Days, Comets, Aurora-Borealis, Phenomena I

    This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as

    • UPC: 359734923

  • Hurricane of 1938

    A gripping description of New England's storm of the

    • UPC: 35255773

  • Historic Storms of New England : Its Gales, Hurricanes, Tornadoes, Showers with Thunder and Lightning, Great Snow Storms, Rains, Freshets, Floods, Droughts, Cold Winters, Hot Summers, Avalanches, Earthquakes, Dark Days, Comets, Aurora-Borealis,

    This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as

    • UPC: 628629804

  • Violent Earth: New England's Killer Hurricane of 1938 - History Channel documentary

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    Violent Earth: New Englands Killer Hurricane of 1938 - History Channel documentary

    The Great New England Hurricane Of 1938
    great hurricane 1938,rhode island,devastation,weather,tragedy,katherine hepburn,napatre...