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The Resource Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster, Al Roker

Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster, Al Roker

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Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster
Title
Ruthless tide
Title remainder
the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster
Statement of responsibility
Al Roker
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a narrative history of the 1889 Johnstown Flood to chronicle key events, the damage that rendered the flood one of America's worst disasters, and the pivotal contributions of key figures, from dam engineer John Parke to American Red Cross founder Clara Barton
Summary
The Emmy Award-winning NBC host and weather authority presents a gripping narrative history of the 1889 Johnstown Flood to chronicle key events, the damage that rendered the flood one of America's worst disasters and the pivotal contributions of key period figures, from dam engineer John Parke to American Red Cross founder Clara Barton
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658047
Cataloging source
FMG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
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Roker, Al
Dewey number
974.8/77
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F159.J7
LC item number
R65 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Floods
  • Johnstown (Cambria County, Pa.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the tragic epic of the Johnstown flood
Label
Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster, Al Roker
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-292) and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1035633167
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 305 pages
Isbn
9780062445513
Lccn
bl2018045324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1035633167
Label
Ruthless tide : the heroes and villains of the Johnstown flood, America's astonishing gilded age disaster, Al Roker
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1035633167
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vi, 305 pages
Isbn
9780062445513
Lccn
bl2018045324
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1035633167

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