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Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Thomas Paul - Goodreads

In 1938, the most powerful hurricane to ever strike the Northeast of the US hit Long Island and New England. The hurricane was completely unpredicted and the death toll reflects that fact. There were ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

After watching an excellent documentary on the History Channel and reading the novel A Hundred Summers by Beatriz Williams I searched for a true account of this devastating storm. This book was ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - pianogal - Goodreads

I liked this one. It got a little jumpy in some places, but it's pretty easy to follow if you're paying attention. I just spent the whole time I was reading shaking my head, because how do you now ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

Just finished this, really liked it. Very good non fiction about the 38 hurricane. Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Jennifer - Goodreads

This was a very interesting read - admittedly I didn't know much about this devestating storm. The book spent a lot of time on the people involved, affected, which made this more of a "story" than a dry accounting. Good, quick read. Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Kimberly - Goodreads

This is an interesting, even fascinating, story, but the telling is too chaotic. The reader is flipped from scene to scene, city to city, state to state, family to family, back and forth, back and ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

The Sudden Sea is a very nice read for those who have an interest in both US history and natural disasters. This book has a nice flow building towards the hurricane and setting the stage of the times ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

A gripping account of the hurricane of 1938, which swallowed up a good part of New England. The book is probably best read in one or two sittings, for the sheer number of characters. If too much time ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Du - Goodreads

Great book. The type that you stay up into the night to finish because you want to find out what is on the next page. What I liked is that there is no real mystery here. You know early on that there ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

In September 1938, a hurricane began forming in the Atlantic and then suddenly accelerated up the Eastern Seaboard to hit New England. 700 people died and thousands of homes were destroyed, but today ... Read full review


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