By Joy Hayden

On may perhaps 31, 1935, a typhoon method surged alongside the Republican River, bursting its banks in an issue of mins with a roar which may be heard miles away. the best flood to hit the tri-state quarter of Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska, it left in the back of a panorama rearranged past attractiveness and claimed multiple hundred casualties. even if, amid the entire destruction and sorrow, awesome acts of heroism and unwavering braveness have been mentioned in the course of the valley. writer pleasure Hayden finds the ancient catastrophe and the steadfast get to the bottom of of these who witnessed it.

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