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The Resource Breach of faith : Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city, Jed Horne

Breach of faith : Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city, Jed Horne

Label
Breach of faith : Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city
Title
Breach of faith
Title remainder
Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city
Statement of responsibility
Jed Horne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A journalist and resident of New Orleans offers an eyewitness account of Hurricane Katrina, its devastating impact on New Orleans, and its aftermath, arguing that the origins of the disaster lie in the culture and politics of a troubled city
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horne, Jed
Dewey number
976.3/35044
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV636 2005 .N4
LC item number
H66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricane Katrina, 2005
  • Disasters
  • Hurricanes
  • Disaster victims
  • Disaster relief
  • Emergency management
Label
Breach of faith : Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city, Jed Horne
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Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Camille on Betsy's track -- When Wallyworld closes at four -- An imperfect storm -- Real ugly, real fast -- Decaf cigarettes and golden carp -- Other Texans, other times -- Media in the moment -- At least somebody had a plan -- Code gray -- Like brickson Jello-O -- Help yourself -- A Rockets Jersey and a picture of Jesus -- Reversal of fortune -- In search of common ground -- If they can rebuild Beirut -- Crunch time -- Sue the bastards -- A comparable catastrophe -- Visions of a city reborn -- Blue tarps in a chocolate city -- Shrink-proof city -- Safe enough for cows -- Children with bad timing -- Failure is not an option -- Summing up
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 412 pages
Isbn
9781400065523
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006046468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
BK0006718621
Label
Breach of faith : Hurricane Katrina and the near death of a great American city, Jed Horne
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Camille on Betsy's track -- When Wallyworld closes at four -- An imperfect storm -- Real ugly, real fast -- Decaf cigarettes and golden carp -- Other Texans, other times -- Media in the moment -- At least somebody had a plan -- Code gray -- Like brickson Jello-O -- Help yourself -- A Rockets Jersey and a picture of Jesus -- Reversal of fortune -- In search of common ground -- If they can rebuild Beirut -- Crunch time -- Sue the bastards -- A comparable catastrophe -- Visions of a city reborn -- Blue tarps in a chocolate city -- Shrink-proof city -- Safe enough for cows -- Children with bad timing -- Failure is not an option -- Summing up
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 412 pages
Isbn
9781400065523
Isbn Type
(HRD)
Lccn
2006046468
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
BK0006718621

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