Paris under water : how the city of light survived the great flood of 1910

Jackson, Jeffrey H., 1971-

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  • Creator Jeffrey H. Jackson
  • Format Books
  • Publication 1st Palgrave Macmillan pbk. ed. Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
  • Physical Details
    • x, 262 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 9781616646059, 1616646055, 9780230108042, 0230108040
  • OCLC ocn713788405

Notes

  • Originally published in hardcover in 2010.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-252) and index.

Contents

  • The surprising rise of the Seine -- The river attacks -- Paris under siege -- Rescuing a drowned city -- Up to the neck -- A city on the brink -- The city of mud and filth -- After the flood -- Making sense of the flood
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