'Forgotten Hurricane' Remembers Rita's Wrath

A scene of devastation from the cover of 'Forgotten Hurricane'

Rita did plenty of damage, but the storm's impact on the nation's consciousness was diminished by its close proximity to Hurricane Katrina. Crown Me Publishers hide caption

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Forgotten Hurricane: Conversations with My Neighbors includes encounters with victims and heroes of Hurricane Rita, a storm that hit the Gulf Coast shortly after Katrina. Author Joyce King tells Farai Chideya about the book.

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