Book Reviews of Historic Storms of New England: Its Gales, Hurricaines, Tornadoes, Showers With Thunder and Lightning, Great Snow Storms, Rains, Freshets, Floods, Droughts, Cold Winters, Hot

Historic Storms of New England: Its Gales, Hurricaines, Tornadoes, Showers With Thunder and Lightning, Great Snow Storms, Rains, Freshets, Floods, Droughts, Cold Winters, Hot
Historic Storms of New England Its Gales Hurricaines Tornadoes Showers With Thunder and Lightning Great Snow Storms Rains Freshets Floods Droughts Cold Winters Hot
Author: Sidney Perley
ISBN-13: 9781889833279
ISBN-10: 1889833274
Publication Date: 10/1/2001
Pages: 320
Rating:
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2.5 stars, based on 1 rating
Publisher: Commonwealth Editions
Book Type: Paperback
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A reprint of an 1891 book, it describes major New England storms, earthquakes, floods, celestial phenomena, shipwrecks, and etc. of historic times, some of which is anecdotal. I found the reading rather ponderous and at times a little melodramatic and unintentionally humorous.