The Resource Katrina : after the Flood, Gary Rivlin

Katrina : after the Flood, Gary Rivlin

Label
Katrina : after the Flood
Title
Katrina
Title remainder
after the Flood
Statement of responsibility
Gary Rivlin
Title variation
After the Flood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Ten years after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in southeast Louisiana--on August 29, 2005--journalist Gary Rivlin traces the storm's immediate damage, the city of New Orleans's efforts to rebuild itself, and the storm's lasting affects not just on the city's geography and infrastructure, but on the psychic, racial, and social fabric of [the city]"--Amazon.com
Summary
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina made landfall in southeast Louisiana—on August 29, 2005—journalist Gary Rivlin traces the storm’s immediate damage, the city of New Orleans’s efforts to rebuild itself, and the storm’s lasting effects not just on the city’s geography and infrastructure—but on the psychic, racial, and social fabric of one of this nation’s great cities
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10435824
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rivlin, Gary
Dewey number
976.335064
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
after the flood
Label
Katrina : after the Flood, Gary Rivlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [425]-433) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Water rising -- The banker -- Air Force One -- Behind enemy lines -- A first burst of optimism -- The shadow government -- Looking the part -- Cassandra -- He said, she said -- Rita -- Brick by brick -- Blue sky -- Shrink the footprint --- Isle of denial -- Look and leave -- A smaller, taller city -- Limbo -- Chocolate city -- The Mardi Gras way of life -- Darkness revealed -- Road home -- "You'll see cranes in the sky" -- Eight feet across -- Fatigue -- Vanilla city -- Blight -- The sore winner -- Return to splendor -- "Get over it"
Control code
ocn894746789
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 462 pages
Isbn
9781451692228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)894746789
Label
Katrina : after the Flood, Gary Rivlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [425]-433) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Water rising -- The banker -- Air Force One -- Behind enemy lines -- A first burst of optimism -- The shadow government -- Looking the part -- Cassandra -- He said, she said -- Rita -- Brick by brick -- Blue sky -- Shrink the footprint --- Isle of denial -- Look and leave -- A smaller, taller city -- Limbo -- Chocolate city -- The Mardi Gras way of life -- Darkness revealed -- Road home -- "You'll see cranes in the sky" -- Eight feet across -- Fatigue -- Vanilla city -- Blight -- The sore winner -- Return to splendor -- "Get over it"
Control code
ocn894746789
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 462 pages
Isbn
9781451692228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)894746789

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