The Resource Drowned city : Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans., Don Brown, (ebook)

Drowned city : Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans., Don Brown, (ebook)

Label
Drowned city : Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans.
Title
Drowned city
Title remainder
Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans.
Statement of responsibility
Don Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kirkus' Best of 2015 list School Library Journal Best of 2015 Publishers Weekly's Best of 2015 list Horn Book Fanfare Book Booklist Editor's Choice On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina's monstrous winds and surging water overwhelmed the protective levees around low-lying New Orleans, Louisiana. Eighty percent of the city flooded, in some places under twenty feet of water. Property damages across the Gulf Coast topped $100 billion. One thousand eight hundred and thirty-three people lost their lives. The riveting tale of this historic storm and the drowning of an American city is one of selflessness, heroism, and courage—and also of incompetence, racism, and criminality. Don Brown's kinetic art and as-it-happens narrative capture both the tragedy and triumph of one of the worst natural disasters in American history. A portion of the proceeds from this book has been donated to Habitat for Humanity New Orleans
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Brown, Don
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty 4
  • MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
  • 5.6
Intended audience source
ATOS Level
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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NC Kids
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  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • History
  • Picture Book Nonfiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Drowned city : Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans., Don Brown, (ebook)
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780544673052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D91CA3F3-CBE8-486D-B61D-2A7E4BC5417E
System control number
ODN0002147538
Label
Drowned city : Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans., Don Brown, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780544673052
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
D91CA3F3-CBE8-486D-B61D-2A7E4BC5417E
System control number
ODN0002147538

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