New PDF release: American Hardcore: A Tribal History

By Steven Blush

ISBN-10: 0922915717

ISBN-13: 9780922915712

"American Hardcore units the checklist directly concerning the final nice American subculture"—Paper magazine

Steven Blush's "definitive remedy of Hardcore Punk" (Los Angeles occasions) replaced the way in which we glance at Punk Rock. The Sony photograph Classics–distributed documentary American Hardcore premiered on the 2006 Sundance movie pageant. This revised and elevated moment variation comprises hundreds and hundreds of recent bands, thirty new interviews, flyers, a brand new bankruptcy ("Destroy Babylon"), and a brand new paintings gallery with over one hundred twenty five infrequent pictures and pictures.

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Again, thanks to good planning, more than a million people had evacuated the Texas coast. — still a low number for such a powerful storm. Yet despite the warnings, thousands of people refused to evacuate Galveston. Unfortunately, for some people Katrina’s lessons have yet to sink in. taught us to prepare better for major disasters in the future. As The Federal Response to Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned points out: 38 T H E L E S S O N S F RO M K AT R I N A Houses built by Habitat for Humanity volunteers for Katrina survivors have been par t of the recovery process.

Witness to Disaster: Hurricanes. : National Geographic Children’s Books, 2007. Miller, Debra A. Hurricane Katrina: Devastation on the Gulf Coast. Detroit: Lucent Books, 2006. Palser, Barb. Hurricane Katrina: Aftermath of Disaster. Minneapolis: Compass Point Books, 2007. Rodger, Ellen. Hurricane Katrina. New York: Crabtree Publishing, 2007. Torres, John A. Hurricane Katrina and the Devastation of New Orleans, 2005. Hockessin, DE: Mitchell Lane Publishers, 2006. html 45 Bibliography Brinkley, Douglas.

41 Timeline 1718—The French found the city of New Orleans August 28, 2005—Katrina’s 2005—Before Katrina strikes, New Orleans has 460,000 people wind speeds reach 175 miles (282 km) per hour as the storm approaches land August 23, 2005—The storm that will become Hurricane Katrina is born in the Bahamas August 29, 2005— August 25, 2005—Katrina’s winds reach 74 miles (119 km) per hour, making it a hurricane; Hurricane Katrina slams into Florida and kills sixteen people August 26, 2005—Katrina enters the Gulf of Mexico and strengthens as it heads toward the New Orleans region 1718 2005 Hurricane Katrina devastates New Orleans and coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama; search-and-rescue operations get underway August 30, 2005—Eighty percent of New Orleans is underwater from flooding caused by Katrina 2006—Rebuilding of devastated areas has begun; 100,000 families are still homeless due to Katrina September 3, 2005—Five days after the hurricane, hundreds of people in the New Orleans area are still making cell phone calls, begging to be rescued 2007—Because of Katrina, the New Orleans population has dipped to 240,000, half of what it was before the hurricane struck September 16, 2005— Gerald Martin of New Orleans is rescued; by this time Katrina has claimed about two thousand lives 2008—The New Orleans population has climbed to 325,000, about two-thirds its pre-Katrina level 2006 2008 Further Information B O O K S Dudley, William, ed.

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