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Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Matt Lanza - Goodreads

Excellent read. Very suitable for a New England enthusiast, a Northeasterner, a weather enthusiast, or a meteorologist. It was a very easy read. The author does a good job keeping interest. The ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Bill S. - Goodreads

Growing up on Long Island one would occasionally hear long-time residents who, even several decades and many storms later, still referred to the hurricane of 1938 (they didn't name them back then) as ... 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  - Jill Moffitt - Goodreads

A must read for anyone who lives on the shore. If ever there is a warning for a category 5 hurricane, head for the highest point in your town!! And wear the lightest clothes possible because water ... Read full review

Review: Sudden Sea: The Great Hurricane of 1938

User Review  - Margo Brooks - Goodreads

Written before Katrina, Sandy and two powerful tsunamis devastated the world and sent powerful images of the damage the sea can wrought into every home, Sudden Sea still terrifies. The 1938 hurricane ... 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  - 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  - 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  - Stephanie - Goodreads

I was completely impressed by this detailed and gripping story of the famous but little known about hurricane (outside of NE, that is) that hit on the eve of the Great Depression..No one saw it coming ... Read full review


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