Waiting for the Crest

Waiting for the Crest

by Mary Maxie

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Overview

2013 saw the once-in-a-lifetime flood of epic proportions in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The flooding occurred with a ‘perfect storm’ of events, which saw spring run off from the Rocky Mountains west of the city, coincide with heavy rains. The city is bisected by two large rivers, the Bow and the Elbow, and one or both rivers also run through Banff, Canmore, Bragg Creek, Cochrane and Exshaw. High River was flooded by the Sheep River. The crest of a flood is the high water mark, and once the crest is reached, flood water begins to recede.

The twenty-six stories here are representational and fictional, but are meant to show the emotions, frustrations, depression suffering, bravery, and thoughts of a variety of people affected by the widespread devastation.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940045276559
Publisher: Mary Maxie
Publication date: 09/11/2013
Sold by: Smashwords
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 457 KB
Age Range: 18 Years

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