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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User Review  - Mary Mathews - Goodreads

Written in 1957, the author had several survivors of the Galveston hurricane of 1900 at his disposal. This made for an interesting read. I grew up in South Central Texas in a time when hurricanes were ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

Enjoyed the variety of personal accounts to a tragic, nearly unfathomable event that changed much more than the island and the people involved. Sometimes, it was hard to follow who was who. But overall, an interesting, poignant read. Read full review

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Another Tropical Storm
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Friday September
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