Rising Tide

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416563326
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A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, winner of the Southern Book Critics Circle Award and the Lillian Smith Award.

Sommer 1927

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Goldmann Verlag
ISBN: 3641120195
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Bill Bryson erzählt davon so spannend, als sei es eine unglaubliche Abenteuergeschichte, voller erstaunlicher geschichtlicher Momente aus der Zeit, als Amerika erwachsen wurde .

Die Natur Der Gefahr

Author: Uwe Lübken
Publisher: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
ISBN: 3525317069
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Für das Versprechen Napoleons III. ein Jahr nach der Überschwemmung der
Rhône 1856, nicht nur die natürliche, sondern auch die politische Ordnung
wiederherzustel- len, vgl. Sara B. Pritchard, Confluence. The Nature of
Technology and the Remaking of the Rhône. Cambridge, MA, 2011, 35. 26 Vgl.
John M. Barry, Rising Tide. The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It
Changed America. New York 1997, 286 ff. 27 Vgl. allgemein Robert D. Bullard,
Dumping in Dixie. Race ...

Herbert Hoover

Author: Glen Jeansonne
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 110199102X
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Lohof, “Herbert Hoover and the Mississippi Valley Flood of 1927, 138–43; Daniel,
The 1927 Mississippi River Flood, 93-98; Simpich, “The Great Mississippi Flood
of 1927, 269. . John M. Barry, Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927
and How It Changed America (New York, 1997), 321–23; New York Age: The
National Negro Weekly, June 25, 1927; Hoover to Moton, December 23, 1927;
Hoover to R. E. Malone, July 5, 1927, both in CP, Box 404, Mississippi Valley
Flood ...

Power Plays

Author: John M. Barry
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 9781578064045
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Barry, award-winning author of " An award-winning author's exposure of America's ruthless pursuit of power

Disaster Response And Appointment Of A Recovery Czar

Author: Kevin R. Kosar
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 1437938388
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The American National Red Cross, The Mississippi Valley Flood Disaster of 1927
, p. 6. Many factors account for the diverse estimates; among them is the lack of a
firm count of the hundreds of men working on the levees. When crevasses
erupted, walls of water poured forth, drowning men and sweeping their bodies
dozens of miles away. John M. Barry, Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of
1927 and How It Changed America (New York: Simon & Schuster/Touchstone,
1998), pp.

Mississippi River Tragedies

Author: Christine A. Klein
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 1479825387
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7. The Nature Conservancy, “The Upper Mississippi River Program.” John M.
Barry, Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed
America, 39. NASA, Soil Science Education, “In the Time It Took to Form One
Inch of Soil.” Langston Hughes, The Negro Speaks of Rivers. 8. Mark Twain, Life
on the Mississippi, 25–26. 9. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24.
25. 26. 27. 28. Nicola Cenacchi, Assessing the Environmental Impact of
Development Policy ...

The Life Of Herbert Hoover

Author: K. Clements
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230107907
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“A Brief Chronology of What Congress Has Done since 1824 to Control the
Floods of the Mississippi,” Congressional Digest 7 (February 1928): 44–45; W. M.
Black, “The Problem of the Mississippi,” North American Review 224 (December
1927): 630–40. Jadwin's report is quoted in Pete Daniel, Deep'n As It Come: The
1927Mississippi River Flood (New York: Oxford University Press, 1977), 6. 6.
John M. Barry, Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It
Changed ...

Disasters And The American State

Author: Patrick S. Roberts
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107025869
Size: 58.82 MB
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1 John M. Barry, Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It
Changed America (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1997), 279. 2 Kevin Kosar,
Disaster Response and the Appointment ofa Recovery Czar: The Executive
Branch's Response to the Flood of 1927 (Washington, DC: Congressional
Research Service, October 25, 2005), 2; United States Army Corps of Engineers,
Annual Report of the Chief of Engineers for 1926: Mississippi River Commission (
Washington, DC: ...

Water And American Government

Author: Donald J. Pisani
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520230302
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William G. Hoyt and Walter B. Langbein, Floods (Princeton: Princeton University
Press, 1955), 50–53. Glenn R. Conrad and Carl A. Brasseaux, Crevasses. The
1927 Flood in Acadiana (Lafayette: University of Southwestern Louisiana, Center
for Louisiana Studies, 1994), 10–11. For a history of Mississippi floods, see J. P.
Kemper, Rebellious River (Boston: Bruce Humphries, Inc., 1949). John M. Barry,
Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 and How It Changed America ...