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Title White hurricane : a Great Lakes November gale and America's deadliest maritime disaster / David G. Brown.
Author Brown, David G. (David Geren), 1944-
Publication Camden, Me. : International Marine/McGraw-Hill, [2002]
Copyright date ©2002
Description xvii, 250 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Call # 977 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-244) and index.
Summary On Friday, November 7, 1913, a storm with winds up to 90 miles an hour, whiteout blizzard conditions, and mountainous seas, caused 19 ships to be lost, two dozen to be thrown ashore, killed 238 sailors, and left the city of Cleveland confronting the worst natural disaster in its history.
Subject Shipwrecks -- Great Lakes (North America)
Severe storms -- Great Lakes Region (North America) -- History.
Hurricanes -- Great Lakes Region (North America) -- History.
Storms -- Great Lakes (North America) -- History -- 20th century.
Great Lakes (North America) -- History.
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