You'll know a lot more about what really happened and continues to happen.
Definitely would recommended this book as either pleasure reading or if a requirement for class, an easy and informative read.
It did an excellent job of busting myths and providing context, in a surprisingly absorbing but factual narrative.
Great book. Very very well written and is definitely useful for certain classes. Amazing pictures and very easy to read.Published 9 months ago by vron
I had a tough time putting this book down. The detail included was outstanding. The authors told the real story, no matter who might be offended. Read morePublished 16 months ago by SandyAnn
Purchased for class for a degree in Emergency Management. Learned many things about Katrina that were never publicized through the media. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Kirk Ney
I started this book with a serious amount of trepidation thinking that it would be just another cheap bashing of Michael Brown, FEMA Director at the time of Katrina. Read morePublished 21 months ago by CP
Bought this for a class and found it very interesting reading. If you want to see our govenments mis-steps and misapproppriations of money read this.Published on March 15, 2012 by Denver Dawn
Yes, this book provided an in-depth review of Hurricane Katrina, pre and post.
It accounts for all the key players. It hurls blame at all the same people. Read more
Maddening to read, this is a very clear-eyed and even-handed account of the government's response to Katrina. Read morePublished on July 7, 2008 by Amy Russell
Seems to do a real good job. As an anything like this, it takes a lot of people a lot of time to mess up something this bad. Read morePublished on March 29, 2008 by R. Kendall
I say this because the book was very difficult to put down, certainly surprising because it is reporting on a recent event with known results. Read morePublished on October 27, 2007 by Cartoon lover