The 1,000-year flood : destruction, loss, rescue, and redemption along the Mississippi River

Lyons, Stephen J

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  • Creator Stephen J. Lyons
  • Format Books
  • Publication Guilford, Conn. : Globe Pequot, [2010] ©2010
  • Physical Details
    • xxvi, 229 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9780762752706, 076275270X
  • OCLC ocn435418768

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 222-223) and index.

Contents

  • The weather that led to the floods -- The flood itself -- River cleanup -- A young leader emerges -- Mental health issues -- "Economic cleansing?" : an activist is born -- Saving water well #3 -- The diamond V story -- Czech village -- Troy and Beverly Simon -- Reality settles in -- Epilogue: redemption?
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