Hurricane Juan: The Story of a Storm

Hurricane Juan The Story of a Storm In the small hours of Monday September the worst storm to hit Nova Scotia in than a century made landfall near Shad Bay Halifax County It took only a few hours for Hurricane Juan to tear a

  • Title: Hurricane Juan: The Story of a Storm
  • Author: Stephen Maher Halifax Herald Staff
  • ISBN: 9781551094779
  • Page: 112
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In the small hours of Monday, September 29, 2003, the worst storm to hit Nova Scotia in than a century made landfall near Shad Bay, Halifax County It took only a few hours for Hurricane Juan to tear across the province, but it left a trail of devastation in its wake that will take a lifetime to repair Juan caused the deaths of two people, levelled homes, ripped aparIn the small hours of Monday, September 29, 2003, the worst storm to hit Nova Scotia in than a century made landfall near Shad Bay, Halifax County It took only a few hours for Hurricane Juan to tear across the province, but it left a trail of devastation in its wake that will take a lifetime to repair Juan caused the deaths of two people, levelled homes, ripped apart the province s electricity grid and turned forests into splinters Hurricane Juan carried a terrible punch winds gusted up to 175 kilometres per hour and it has left an indelible mark on the province physically and mentally The reporters and photographers of the The Chronicle Herald documented the storm, the damage, the tragedies, the struggle to cope and the recovery effort The newspaper served as a vital lifeline to the hundreds of thousands of Nova Scotians without power This book the story of Juan is built around the best of that coverage.

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    About “Stephen Maher Halifax Herald Staff

    • Stephen Maher Halifax Herald Staff

      Stephen Maher is a novelist and journalist based in Ottawa In 2012, he published his first novel, Deadline, a political thriller His second novel, Salvage, was shortlisted for an International Thriller Writers award in 2017 As an investigative journalist, he has received many awards, including a National Newspaper Award and a Michener He is a 2016 Harvard Nieman fellow Maher was born in France and raised in Nova Scotia He lives in Ottawa with his partner, Camille, their cat Sadie and his old sailboat.



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