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Blizzard of the century

Roger Pickenpaugh

Blizzard of the century

the 1950 Thanksgiving storm in southeastern Ohio

by Roger Pickenpaugh

  • 209 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Gateway Press in Baltimore, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ohio
    • Subjects:
    • Blizzards -- Ohio -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-114) and index.

      StatementRoger Pickenpaugh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC926.44.O3 P53 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 137 p. :
      Number of Pages137
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6802097M
      LC Control Number00135783
      OCLC/WorldCa46352761

      Blizzard, severe weather condition that is distinguished by low temperatures, strong winds, and large quantities of either falling or blowing snow. The National Weather Service of the United States defines a blizzard as a storm with winds of more than 56 km (35 miles) per hour for at least three. The Storm of the Century (also known as the 93 Superstorm, The No Name Storm, or the Great Blizzard of '93/) was a large cyclonic storm that formed over the Gulf of Mexico on Ma The storm was unique and notable for its intensity, massive size, and wide-reaching effects; at its height, the storm stretched from Canada to Honduras. Lowest pressure: mb ( inHg).

        Soon enough, the book makes it clear that it is set in the 21st century, a near future in which Russia has been plunged into darkness. People use oil lamps, wood stoves and samovars.   #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King presents an original screenplay and major television event set in Maine’s remote Little Tall Island. They’re calling it the Storm of the Century, and it’s coming hard. The residents of Little Tall Island have seen their share of nasty Maine Nor’easters, but this one is different/5(46).

      The Buffalo News is proud to present this hardcover pictorial book to commemorate the Buffalo Blizzard of '77, and the indomitable spirit of our friends and neighbors who live here. This heirloom-quality coffee-table book documents the storm’s worst and our community’s best. Blizzard Entertainment (shelved 1 time as blizzard-entertainment) avg rating — ratings — published


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