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By Joy Hayden

On may well 31, 1935, a typhoon method surged alongside the Republican River, bursting its banks in an issue of mins with a roar that may be heard miles away. the best flood to hit the tri-state sector of Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska, it left at the back of a panorama rearranged past reputation and claimed a couple of hundred casualties. despite the fact that, amid the entire destruction and sorrow, remarkable acts of heroism and unwavering braveness have been mentioned during the valley. writer pleasure Hayden unearths the ancient catastrophe and the steadfast unravel of these who witnessed it.

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