Hurricane of Independence: The Untold Story of the Deadly by Tony Williams

By Tony Williams

THE AMERICAN COLONIES have been within the CLUTCHES of 2 lethal STORMS

Only months prior to, the 1st shot of what may turn into the yankee Revolution have been fired. yet no longer every body was once dedicated to conflict. the folks have been stuck among a patriotic fervor for the reason for liberty and deep quandary concerning the righteousness of, and the chance in, rebelling opposed to the world's biggest empire. And unbeknowst to them, as September 1775 opened, a robust typhoon was once making its means around the Atlantic, one who may attempt the colonists' power, unravel, and religion within the rebellion.

Hurricane of Independence is the untold tale of a violent typhoon and the violent beginning of a state. On September 2, 1775, the eighth deadliest Atlantic typhoon of all time landed on American shorelines. Over the arrival days, it should race up the East Coast, extraordinary the entire vital colonial capitals and finally killing greater than 4 thousand humans. In an period the place hurricanes have been seen as omens from God, what this typhoon intended to the colonists concerning the justness in their reason could yield unforeseen effects.

Hurricane of Independence is the tale of the person humans within the eye of the typhoon and the way they kept the yank Revolution. From famous founders like George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin to bland members akin to sailors, escaped slaves, farmers, and fishermen, Tony Williams paints a gorgeous photograph of what it intended to stay on the commencing of the yankee Revolution and the fabulous weight of the alternative the folk have been dealing with at that determining moment.

Hurricane of Independence brings to existence a tremendous second while the forces of nature and the forces of heritage got here jointly, and the brave tales of sacrifice, survival, and power amidst the struggle for freedom.

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