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Galveston Seawall Chronicles.

Author/Creator:
Fountain, Kimber.
Publication:
San Francisco : Arcadia Publishing Inc., 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (132 pages)
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Subjects:
Sea-walls-Texas-Galveston.
Bathing beaches-Texas-Galveston-History-20th century.
Tourism-Social aspects-Texas-Galveston.
Shore protection-Texas-Galveston Island.
Hurricane protection-Texas-Galveston Island.
Galveston (Tex.)-Pictorial works.
Galveston (Tex.)-History-20th century.
Galveston (Tex.)-Social life and customs-20th century.
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Electronic books.
Contents:
Intro
Title Page
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Devastation Gives Rise to Determination
A Preposterous Proposition
How to Build a Wall of Wonder
Reaching New Heights: The Galveston Grade Raising
The Boulevard Begins: 1904-1910
Crashing Waves and Roaring Twenties: 1920-1929
The Original Sin City: 1930s
War and Piers: 1940s
Innocence and Iniquity: 1950s
Her Name Was Carla: 1960s
A Foundation for the Future: 1970s, '80s and '90s
The Twenty-First Century
Notes
Bibliography
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Fountain, Kimber Galveston Seawall Chronicles
ISBN:
9781439660539
9781467137898
OCLC:
987783141