The 1,000-Year Flood: Destruction, Loss, Rescue, and Redemption along the Mississippi River

The 1,000-Year Flood: Destruction, Loss, Rescue, and Redemption along the Mississippi River

Stephen J. Lyons


nearly each year, parts of the Midwest are subjected to giant flooding. Sandbags are stuffed and stacked, FEMA arrives, and there's a dialogue of no matter if this can be a 500-year flood, a 1,000-year flood, or simply one other standard summer. This new e-book seems to be at a city devastated and rebuilt--that will probably be rebuilt back whilst the subsequent years' waters upward thrust and places it in context with the heritage of the area and the folks who've lived there for generations.

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