A Weekend in September

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Texas A&M University Press, 1957 - Galveston - 180 pages
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Describes the 1900 hurricane that destroyed 2/3's of Galveston's buildings and killed more than 6,000 people. The weekend of September 8, 1900 is the ultimate example of terror and violence.

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It has been some time since I have felt compelled to read a book straight through to the end, and then to require some time to reflect and recover. Such a gripping story so well told. Somehow it made ... Read full review

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The Galveston hurricane of 1900 wreaks havoc before your eyes through the memories of its survivors. John Edward Weems interviewed many survivors of this deadly hurricane before he penned this work ... Read full review

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Another Tropical Storm
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Friday September
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01800 a m
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