Hurricane Audrey: The Deadly Storm of 1957

Hurricane Audrey: The Deadly Storm of 1957

by Cathy Post


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589804586
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 04/30/2007
Series: Hurricane Ser.
Pages: 320
Sales rank: 1,290,093
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Cathy Post is a graduate of McNeese Sate University, a retired high school and kindergarten teacher, and a former legal secretary for the district attorney and Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Lake Charles, Louisiana. A native of Cameron Parish, Louisiana, Mrs. Post and her husband now live in Las Vegas, Nevada. Her family is one of the six chronicled in this true account.

Table of Contents

Index of Families Discussed in This Book     11
Preface     17
Monday, June 24, 1957-Birth of a Storm     19
Tuesday-Life Before Audrey     33
Wednesday-The Best-Laid Plans     53
Thursday-The Lost Hours     85
Thursday-The Eye Moves Ashore     159
Friday-"Gone...Gone...Everything's Gone"     195
Life After Audrey     241
Epilog     291
Acknowledgments     305
Saffir-Simpson Scale     309
Recommended Reading     313
Bibliography     314
Index     317

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