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Tennessee Tragedies: Natural, Technological, and Societal Disasters in the Volunteer State

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A one-of-a-kind reference book, Tennessee Tragedies examines a wide variety of disasters that have occurred in the Volunteer State over the past several centuries. Intended for both general readers and emergency management professionals, it covers natural disasters such as floods, tornadoes, and earthquakes; technological events such as explosions, transportation wrecks,

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Paperback, 392 pages
Published September 15th 2011 by University of Tennessee Press
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Tennessee Tragedies: Natural, Technological, and Societal Disasters in the Volunteer State by Allen R. Coggins (University of Tennessee Press 2011)(976.8) is a quirky but interesting compendium of all tragedies Tennessee. Subdivisions feature Natural Disasters (Droughts, Earthquakes, Epidemics, Fires, Floods, Tornadoes, and Winter Storms), Technological Disasters (Explosions, Fires, Mine and Quarry Disasters, Structure Failures, Airplane Crashes, Highway Accidents, Railroad Accidents, Riverboat ...more
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