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8 edition of The blizzard of "88 found in the catalog.

The blizzard of "88

Mary Cable

The blizzard of "88

by Mary Cable

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northeastern States,
  • Northeastern States.
    • Subjects:
    • Blizzards -- Northeastern States.,
    • Northeastern States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 192-197.

      StatementMary Cable.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC929.S7 C25 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 197 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages197
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2385633M
      ISBN 100689115911
      LC Control Number87014570
      OCLC/WorldCa16131609

      Additional Physical Format: Online version: Werstein, Irving. Blizzard of ' New York, Crowell [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. the book-the blizzard of 88 appeared in and i read it in one descriptions and the photos are makes you feel that you actually took part in this terrible storm from march 9th-mahighly recommended!!!!!/5().

        Read "The Blizzard of 88" by Mary Cable available from Rakuten Kobo. "Well-researched, well-written, and highly engaging" - National Review. Here is the dramatic story of the Blizzard /5. Get this from a library! The Blizzard of [Mary Cable] -- "Well-researched, well-written, and highly engaging"- National ReviewHere is the dramatic story of the Blizzard of , which caused havoc up and down the East coast of the United States.

      "The [blizzard] is the one that whole books are written about. We have a whole collection of people remembering it 50 years later," Mariam Touba, a reference librarian at the New York Author: Zach Schonfeld.   Some thought the storm rivaled the Blizzard of ' It didn't. It didn't. In the Blizzard of , a train is stuck in the snow in the Forestville section of Bristol.


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Glad I found this book, my aunt was always talking about the blizzard of She was a little girl in the eastern part of the united states during the blizzard of Up on reading I found out their was two blizzards inone in the west in January and the other in the east in March of /5().

Blizzard: The Great Storm of 88 Hardcover – December 1, by Judd Caplovich (Author)5/5(5). The Blizzard of 88 was a bad storm. Unlike “Isaac’s Storm,” which recounts the Great Storm of in Galveston, this book never connected with me.

The author tried to show the effect of the storm through stories of those caught in it, but there were too many and she skipped around too much/5.

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The Blizzard of '88 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Recounts the terrible blizzard that crippled New York City in March /5(4). Another cold weather tale is “The Blizzard of ‘88”, still a catchphrase even today. In New York City, drifts up to the second story windows of office buildings were common, and people literally were blown off their feet by the blasting winds that fed blizzard conditions starting on Ma At least, the Blizzard of is the most celebrated snowstorm ever endured in Nebraska.

Hundreds of reminiscences have been written about it. An organization known as the Blizzard Club, composed of men and women who went through the storm meets each. The Great Storm of '88'' costs $ plus $2 shipping. It is published by the VeRo Publishing Company, which Mr.

Caplovich created. Another. Great Blizzard of ’88 hits East Coast On Maone of the worst blizzards in American history strikes the Northeast, killing more than. The blizzard of '88 (Book, ) [] Get this from a library. The blizzard of ' [Mary Cable] -- "On Maone of the worst blizzards in the nation's history struck the East Coast from Washington to Maine and wreaked havoc on both land and sea.

Eastern United States, Eastern Canada. The Great Blizzard ofGreat Blizzard of '88, or the Great White Hurricane (March 11–14, ) was one of the most severe recorded blizzards in American history. The storm paralyzed the East Coast from the Chesapeake Bay to Maine, as well as the Atlantic provinces of Type: Extratropical cyclone, Blizzard.

INTRO: The Blizzard of 88 is a fairly short, yet very detailed, history of the legendary blizzard that tested residents of the United States East Coast. In one sentence, it is an interesting read not only in regards to the blizzard, but in gaining an understanding of the daily lives of the people in /5.

The Blizzard of 88 is a moving and dramatic history in the tradition of David McCullough's classic The Johnstown Flood/5(27). Cities in the storm's path faced removal of "tons upon tons of snow, the largest amount to fall in two-and-a-half centuries of habitation," according to the comprehensive book Blizzard.

The Great Storm of '88 by Judd Caplovich, which also cited oft-quoted figures of fatalities, of them in New York City. Few storms are as iconic as the “Blizzard of ‘88”. It was the deadliest, snowiest, and most unusual winter storm in American annals.

No storm of similar magnitude has occurred anywhere in the. By far the best Blizzard of 88 Book Blizzard. The Great White Hurricane is an awesome read. The Great White Hurricane is an awesome read. Set in New York City, it brings to life, in accurate historical detail, the late 19th century societal impact from what truly was an unexpected, extraordinary, but natural extreme weather event.

The blizzard of ' The blizzard of ' by Irving Werstein Published by Crowell in New : For the centennial of the classic blizzard, Cable (Top Drawer, Lost New Orleans, etc.) offers a vivid re-creation that's as much social history as it is storm-swept human drama. On Maa monster low-pressure system packing ferocious winds and bitter cold dumped about two feet of snow on the eastern US, downing intercity communications, stranding hundreds of trains, and killing.

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~ Amazon’s The Blizzard of 88 page. GOODREADS BOOK REVIEW OF THE BLIZZARD OF 88, by Mary Cable. The Blizzard of 88 by Mary Cable My rating: 5 of 5 stars.The Schoolhouse Blizzard, also known as the Schoolchildren's Blizzard, School Children's Blizzard, or Children's Blizzard, hit the U.S.

plains states on Janu The blizzard came unexpectedly on a relatively warm day, and many people were caught unaware, including children in Type: Extratropical cyclone, Blizzard, Winter storm.