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When Disaster Strikes: Shipwrecks, Storms and Other Calamities in Southeastern Connecticut

When Disaster Strikes: Shipwrecks, Storms and Other Calamities in Southeastern Connecticut

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About the book

This book captures the wide array of calamities that have struck Southeastern Connecticut and the indomitable spirit of our community to rise when needed.

Southeastern Connecticut has had its share of disasters over the years. Many residents will recall Hurricanes Sandy and Irene, and many will also remember the fatal crash on I-95 in 2007. Other tragedies include the Van Tassel fire on April 3, 1962, that claimed the lives of four firefighters, and the shipwreck of the City of New London steamer in 1871. Get the book that captures the wide array of calamities that have struck our area and the indomitable spirit of our community to rise when needed.

 

Specifications

  • Title: When Disaster Strikes: Shipwrecks, Storms and Other Calamities in Southeastern Connecticut

  • Hardcover, limited edition

  • ISBN: 9781597257381

  • 136 pages

  • Size: 11.25" x 8.75" x 0.5"

  • Published by Pediment Publishing

  • Printed in North America

  • Available now

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The Day (New London, CT)

Specifications

  • Title: When Disaster Strikes: Shipwrecks, Storms and Other Calamities in Southeastern Connecticut

  • Hardcover, limited edition

  • ISBN: 9781597257381

  • 136 pages

  • Size: 11.25" x 8.75" x 0.5"

  • Published by Pediment Publishing

  • Printed in North America

  • Available now

Presented bY

The Day (New London, CT)

About the book

This book captures the wide array of calamities that have struck Southeastern Connecticut and the indomitable spirit of our community to rise when needed.

Southeastern Connecticut has had its share of disasters over the years. Many residents will recall Hurricanes Sandy and Irene, and many will also remember the fatal crash on I-95 in 2007. Other tragedies include the Van Tassel fire on April 3, 1962, that claimed the lives of four firefighters, and the shipwreck of the City of New London steamer in 1871. Get the book that captures the wide array of calamities that have struck our area and the indomitable spirit of our community to rise when needed.

 

 

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Our presses output the highest-quality books to ensure each book will be treasured by readers for a lifetime. Our presses feature:

  • Exclusively North American printing facilities.
  • Offset printing process for wide tonal range in image reproduction.
  • Smyth sewn binding, which means the pages never fall out.
  • Hardcover case on 120 pt. board, thicker than most hardcover books.
  • Heavy art paper meant to last and not deteriorate for generations.
  • Quality control so each order we ship meets our high standards.

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Linda B.
Horsewoman

I haven’t read it yet but have looked through it quickly. It looks really interesting. Having lived in Connecticut my whole life (71 years) I know I will enjoy it.

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Mike H.
Mike Heryla

Great book. Great service. Have personal history with some of the articles cover. Looking forward to ordering a few more with topics regarding southeast New England.

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Eric L.

Nice book