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Author Cross, Kim (Kimberly Hisako), 1976-
Title What stands in a storm : three days in the worst superstorm to hit the South's tornado alley / Kim Cross ; foreword by Rick Bragg
Published New York : Atria Books, 2015
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Edition First Atria Books hardcover edition
Descript xiii, 301 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Content text
Media unmediated
Carrier volume
Note Includes index
Summary Weaving together heart-wrenching stories with immersive reporting and dramatic storytelling, a gripping account of a weather event in April 2011 that saw a record 358 tornadoes rip through 21 states in three days shows how things that tear our world apart also reveal what holds us together
Contents pt. I. The storm. Racing the storm ; Trouble on the horizon ; The calm ; The prelude ; The opening act ; Ground truth ; Scanning the skies ; Tornado down ; Birth of a weatherman ; Red-letter day ; Unbroken ; Chasers ; Safe place ; Cordova ; Code Gray ; Entrapment ; Slouching toward Tuscaloosa ; The train -- pt. II. The aftermath. The rescue ; The silence ; Under siege ; the house ; Charleston Square ; Beverly Heights ; Twilight ; The search ; The unthinkable ; Graduation day ; The walk ; Chance ; The wake -- pt. III. The recovery. Picking up the pieces ; But not destroyed ; The wedding ; Healing ; One step at a time ; The anniversary ; Remembering ; The master
Subject Tornadoes -- Southern States
ISBN 9781476763064
1476763062
9781476763071 (pbk)
1476763070 (pbk)

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