Low to High Price: Stories from the Heart: Tales of the Sabine Borderlands: The Tears of the Desert: Love and Crime at the International Centennial Exhibition Into the Wild Blue Yonder: To Get a Better School System: The Wizard of Oz: Centennial Edition th Anniversary Edition The remainder of "The Tornado" focuses on the eyewitness accounts of the survivors, "based mostly on information given immediately afterward, when the details were still vivid.
I just wish the author had gotten to them a little sooner.
This book's black-and-white photographs show the destruction an F5 tornado can wreak on a large city's downtown. If you had somehow assumed that city centers are immune to Nature's most violent storms, "The Tornado" will definitely change your mind.
Series: Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University
I was a child living in Bells Hill when the Waco tornado occurred. I have the original newspapers for May 11 and This book is the best and most accurate account of the tornado that I have read. The author has made it so personal of the victims that you can almost envision it as you read.
It gives a vivid description of the famous '53 Waco tornado and also an interesting look at life in that city in the midth C. However, the author's prose is a little wooden in places and some of the info about tornadoes and forecasting is now obsolete as the book itself is from the 70s. I had previously bought and read Weems' "A Weekend in September" a gripping account of the killer hurricane which struck Galveston Texas in Weems uses the same sort of meticulous, documentary style with historical background and human touch which marked his previous work.
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