Joplin: The Miracle of the Human Spirit

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On the Evening of May 22nd, 2011, An EF5 Tornado Tore Through Joplin, Missouri. There was No Lifting, No Skipping, Just an Uninterrupted Swath of Complete Destruction from the West Side of the City to the East.

Nearly a Third of the City Was Left in Ruins.

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Overview

On the Evening of May 22nd, 2011, An EF5 Tornado Tore Through Joplin, Missouri. There was No Lifting, No Skipping, Just an Uninterrupted Swath of Complete Destruction from the West Side of the City to the East.

Nearly a Third of the City Was Left in Ruins.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781620247037
  • Publisher: Tate Publishing & Enterprises, L.L.C.
  • Publication date: 5/28/2012
  • Pages: 257
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Ryan Tate, CEO, Tate Publishing & Enterprises, LLC 11

A Third of Joplin in Ruins 13

Making it Up As we Go 27

The President Comes to Joplin 45

Dealing with Human Loss at Storm Central 63

Utter Devastation 73

"Don't Think it Can't Happen to You" 81

Staying Connected to the People 95

Telling Joplin's Story 107

Those Who Came and Those who Gave 137

July 4th, Proud to be Americans 147

Four Stages of Disaster Recovery 155

Joplin's Comeback Takes Shape 163

Deadlines Met: A Total Team Effort 171

No Trees in the EDR 191

The Braveheart March 207

Joplin: The Miracle of the Human Spirit 221

Defining Moment of our Lives 229

Special Thanks 237

Honoring Those We Lost 239

Map of Tornado Path Through Joplin May 22nd, 2011 247

Speech Marking the 6 Month Anniversary of the Tornado, November 22, 2011 249

Song Dedicated to Joplin "Sing Again" 253

The Ten Tenets of Disaster Recovery 255

Other Information 257

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 22, 2013

    I think Mark Rohr used a tragedy to reap a little profit please

    I think Mark Rohr used a tragedy to reap a little profit please do not buy, this garbage

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 12, 2012

    Highly Recommended - you must check it out

    This is a well written description of a behind the scenes of the Joplin May 22nd tornado. I enjoyed it.

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