The Great Hurricane: 1938
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: June 2005
Duration: 5 hours 52 minutes
Those who survived still remember the Great Hurricane as the most terrifying moment of their lives. Using newspaper reports, survivor testimony, and archival sources, Burns reconstructs this harrowing day in September of 1938 and the amazing tales of heroism, survival, and loss that occurred. Her masterful storytelling follows the storm's monstrous path and preserves for posterity the way the Great Hurricane changed New England forever.