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The storm and the tide

Lars Anderson

The storm and the tide

tragedy, hope and triumph in Tuscaloosa

by Lars Anderson

  • 357 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tornadoes,
  • Disaster victims,
  • Alabama Crimson Tide (Football team),
  • Football players,
  • Tornado damage,
  • Disaster relief

  • About the Edition

    Describes how, in the wake of the 2011 tornado that killed fifty-three people and became the most devastating storm of its kind in Alabama history, University of Alabama athletes aided the community.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 226-228).

    StatementLars Anderson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV958.A4 A53 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination229 pages
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27166981M
    ISBN 101618930974
    ISBN 109781618930972
    LC Control Number2014933893
    OCLC/WorldCa883897029

    Storm Tide Tide Trilogy, Book 2 In she won the New England Women's Press Association award for Storm Tide. Ogilvie grew up in the greater Boston a More about Elisabeth Ogilvie. Storm Tide. Embed Copy and paste the code into your website. Storm Tide. By Mel Keegan. Adult. Sean Brodie, an American working downunder, and his partner, Rob Markham, take a fishing trip on the south coast. As a storm approaches they aid a luxury cruiser apparently in trouble, only to find they've stumbled on a drug smuggling gang's offshore headquarters. A lucky escape is the start of their trouble.

    Her award-winning and bestselling middle grade début, The Storm Keeper's Island is set on the magical island of Arranmore, where her grandparents grew up. It has been translated into 20 languages to date. The sequel, The Lost Tide Warriors, was published in July , with the third to follow. The Storm and the Tide Tragedy, Hope and Triumph in Tuscaloosa (Book): Anderson, Lars: THE MOVING STORY OF HOW A SHARED TRAGEDY INSPIRED A COLLEGE FOOTBALL DYNASTY On Ap , a powerful tornado ripped through the heart of Tuscaloosa, Ala., leaving 53 dead and a path of unimaginable devastation. In the aftermath, Alabama coach Nick Saban and his football team .

      Read "Storm Tide" by Elisabeth Ogilvie available from Rakuten Kobo. At long last Joanna Bennett is returning to her family’s island, the childhood home that her heart has yearned for ever Brand: Down East Books. The North Sea flood was a major flood caused by a heavy storm that occurred on the night of Saturday, 31 January and morning of Sunday, 1 February The floods struck the Netherlands, Belgium and the United Kingdom.. A combination of a high spring tide and a severe European windstorm over the North Sea caused a storm tide; the combination of wind, high tide, and low pressure led Location: Netherlands, Belgium, United Kingdom.


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