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1 Archives Commission Appointed by Evansville Chapter of the American Red Cross. History of the Flood: Evansville Area, January, February 1937. Compiled by the Archives Commission Appointed by Evasville Chapter of the American Red Cross, Evansville, Indiana, 1937.
Evansville, Indiana: University of Evansville Press, 1977. 
Quarto, navy blue leatherette (hardcover), gilt letters and illus., x, 295 pp. Near-Fine, with former-owner inscription. Contents: Paul H. Schmidt, Chairman Evansville Red Cross; Preface; After Forty Years; Introduction; Diagram of Coliseum; Archives Commission on Tour of Investigation; The Evansville Flood: January 9 to February 20, 1937; How the Emergency was Met; Story of Rehabilitation; Chamber of Commerce Red Cross Committee; Personnel; Graphic Representation: Introduction, Pictures, Cartoons; The Great Flood of 1937 -- Sigeco News, March 1937; National Board of Fire Underwriters - Ohio River Valley Flood 1937; Gone with the Flood by Albert G. Hahn; Eighth Congressional District Flood Losses. **This volume's large size will require extra shipping fees for Expedited and International orders. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Cleaveland, Clif, MD. Healers & Heroes: Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times.
Philadelphia: American College of Physicians, [2004]. 
Signed and dated by the Author on title page. Octavo, blue cloth (hardcover), xi, 180 pp. Near-Fine, with bookplate, in a Fine (As New) dust jacket. From jacket: Presents a collection of stories about men and women who, through their courage and fortitude, demonstrate the meaning of decency and compassion. From the rigors of war, to the oppression of minorities, to the horror of the Holocaust, Cleaveland leads us on a journey through tragedy into triumph...These brave and caring individuals show us the indomitableness of the human spirit. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Meyer, Larry L. California Quake. Foreword by Senator Alan Cranston.
Nashville, Tennessee: Sherbourne Press, [1977]. 
Octavo, brown cloth (hardcover), x, 172 pp. Illus. with b&w photos. Very Good, in a like dust jacket. “In this book, Mr. Meyer tells the stories of major earthquakes that have shaken the Golden State, how they happen, what can be done about them, and why another big California quake is being forecast.” 
Price: 10.00 USD
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4 The Red River Valley Echo. A Flood of Images: A Pictorial Journey through the Flood-Ravaged Red River Valley; 1997.
Altona, Manitoba; The Red River Valley Echo, 1997. 
Quarto, glossy pictorial boards, (hardcover), 96 pp. Fine (As New). 
Price: 10.00 USD
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5 The Telegraph Press. Floods and High Water, 1936: Pennsylvania's Greatest Flood Disaster in Pictures.
Harrisburg, PA: The Telegraph Press, 1936. 
Oblong quarto, paperbound (stiff red, b&w photo. illus. wrappers), [64] pp. Very Good, with rubbing to covers. From Editor's Note: Together with the cover photograph -- a street in flood-stricken Johnstown -- we present sixty-four outstanding scenes of Pennsylvania's greatest flood. The last page of the book shows a map of the great Commonwealth with flood areas indicated. The inside back cover is blank and we suggest that you use it to set down your own flood experience -- or those of your family or friends. To the brave people of this State and to all the agencies who so generously aided in flood relief this book is dedicated. 
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