The celebrated author of "Volcano: The Eruption and Healing of Mt. St. Helens" (winner of the 1987 Newbery Honor Book Award) reveals in gripping color photos and lively, informative text, the fierce strength of the mighty Mississippi River. Most dramatically, Lauber details the devastating floods of 1927 and 1993. Over 60 color photos.

Flood 1996, National Geographic Society, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780792241416