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Tuesday, August 4, 2020 | History

5 edition of Island Hurricane found in the catalog.

Island Hurricane

by Jonathan London

  • 39 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by William Morrow & Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Hurricanes,
  • Puerto Rico,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHenri Sorensen (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11180341M
    ISBN 100688081177
    ISBN 109780688081171
    OCLC/WorldCa30625478

    September 6, A hurricane brushes Long Island while hitting Rhode Island. Minimal damage results from the storm. August , The New York hurricane hits New York City at the Brooklyn area. The storm is a Category 1 hurricane when it hits. Hog Island .   On the night of Septem , Hurricane Hugo slammed into the South Carolina coast at Sullivan's Island—north of Charleston—with winds exceeding miles per hour. The colossal force of the hurricane was punctuated by storm surges ranging from five to ten feet above sea level.

    The Hurricane, The Hurricane of , and "Hurricane!" , published by The Standard-Times. Some other rare hurricane publications include The New Haven Railroad and restoration efforts after the '38 Hurricane. The Aerovox and Acushnet Process companies of New Bedford, MA also produced booklets for Hurricane Carol in “On Hurricane Island is a chilling, Kafkaesque story about what happens when the United States does to citizens at home what it has done to others abroad. Meeropol puts the reader right into the middle of these practices through characters about whom you really care and a story you can’t put down; a really good book.”.

    The Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership is a scientific and education community on Hurricane Island that provides experiential, hands-on education programs and research opportunities focusing on marine sciences, STEM education, human ecology, sustainable living technology, citizen science initiatives, and leadership in environmental stewardship for all ages from middle school to.   During the early evening of Monday, Octo Hurricane Sandy reached Coney Island. With her, she brought a foot storm surge, which drove the waves of the Atlantic Ocean over the sands of Coney Island Beach, over the wooden planks of the boardwalk, through the rides, games and attractions of the amusement parks, and onto Surf Avenue.


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