F-5

Devastation, Survival, and the Most Violent Tornado Outbreak of the Twentieth Century

by Mark Levine

Hardcover, 307 pages, Hyperion Books, List Price: $25.95 | purchase

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Title
F-5
Subtitle
Devastation, Survival, and the Most Violent Tornado Outbreak of the Twentieth Century
Author
Mark Levine

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Book Summary

Focuses on the Limestone County, Alabama, lives altered and lost in April 1974, when more than one hundred tornadoes—six of them of the most powerful "F5" category of storms—swept across thirteen states, killing and wounding hundreds of people and causing billions of dollars worth of damage.