Disaster


Zeitoun
The Johnstown Flood
Isaac's Storm: A Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History
Ashfall (Ashfall, #1)
Life As We Knew It (Last Survivors, #1)
The Children's Blizzard
Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded
A Night to Remember
The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea
Triangle: The Fire That Changed America
In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex
Under a Flaming Sky: The Great Hinckley Firestorm of 1894
Everything Is Going to Kill Everybody: The Terrifyingly Real Ways the World Wants You Dead
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital
The Great Influenza: The Story of the Deadliest Pandemic in History

Giveaways

  • The Neighborhood Emergency Response Handbook by Scott Finazzo
    The Neighborhood Emergency Response Handbook: Your Life-Saving Plan for Personal and Community Preparedness
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    Release date: Jul 14, 2015
    When disaster strikes, whether it’s a hurricane, flood, or house fire, first responders may not be on scene for crucial minutes, hours, or even days.…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: May 18 - Jul 31, 2015
    10 copies available, 264 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Wilful Murder by Diana PrestonExploring the Lusitania by Robert D. BallardMurder on the Lusitania by Conrad AllenThe Unseen Lusitania by Eric SauderLusitania by Greg King
    Lusitania
    5 books — 2 voters
    One Last Good Day by Kimberly  ColemanThe Hot Zone by Richard PrestonThe Andromeda Strain by Michael CrichtonThe Day of the Triffids by John WyndhamBlindness by José Saramago
    Infection Novels
    25 books — 11 voters

    Catori's Worlds by Murielle CyrThe Golden Compass by Philip PullmanHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingPresence by Perie Wolford1984 by George Orwell
    Alternative Earth
    115 books — 120 voters
    Alive by Piers Paul ReadAir Crashes and Miracle Landings by Christopher BartlettBlack Box by Nicholas FaithSo I Bought an Air Force by Will MartinFly by Wire by William Langewiesche
    Books about air crashes
    16 books — 6 voters

    A Night to Remember by Walter LordTitanic Survivor by Violet JessopThe Band That Played on by Steve TurnerLost Voices from the Titanic by Nick BarrattThomas Andrews, Shipbuilder by Shan F. Bullock
    Titanic People
    29 books — 7 voters


    Robert G. Ingersoll
    When the great ship containing the hopes and aspirations of the world, when the great ship freighted with mankind goes down in the night of death, chaos and disaster, I am willing to go down with the ship. I will not be guilty of the ineffable meanness of paddling away in some orthodox canoe. I will go down with the ship, with those who love me, and with those whom I have loved. If there is a God who will damn his children forever, I would rather go to hell than to go to heaven and keep the soci ...more
    Robert G. Ingersoll, The Liberty of Man, Woman and Child

    Susan Sontag
    Science fiction films are not about science. They are about disaster, which is one of the oldest subjects of art.
    Susan Sontag

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    Exertion.
    2 chapters — updated Jan 08, 2015 05:05PM — 0 people liked it
    An Angel
    1 chapters — updated Aug 02, 2012 06:26PM — 0 people liked it