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2 edition of Samoan hurricane. found in the catalog.

Samoan hurricane.

Louis Ashfield Kimberly

Samoan hurricane.

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Published by Naval Historical Foundation in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Samoan Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Shipwrecks -- Sources.,
    • Storms -- Samoan Islands.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesA Naval Historical Foundation publication, ser. 2, no. 4, Naval Historical Foundation publication ;, ser. 2, no. 4.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU817 .N35 Ser. 2, no. 4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5128693M
      LC Control Number74222326

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“Samoan Hurricane” By. Rear Admiral L. Kimberly, USN. This manuscript on the hurricane that occurred in Samoa on 15, 16, and 17 Marchwas written by RADM L.

Kimberly, sometime after the hurricane occurred. Admiral Kimberly, was the Commander-in-Chief of the Pacific Station at the time, and was embarked in Trenton.

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Much has been written about the great hurricane ofand the heroic conduct of the commander of the British warship Calliope, Captain Kane (afterward Admiral Sir Henry Kane) who died Mathe Calliope was riding in the Bay of Apia. Suddenly a terrific hurricane burst over the islands from the league-long waters of the Southern Pacific.

I have a Cassell first edition which is a very nice book, but unfortunately without the dust jacket (assuming it did originally have one), so I have scanned in the frontispiece.

Includes the background to the turmoil and a stunning chapter devoted to the storm. Go to top of page. The Samoa Hurricane (March).

Johnstone. In the autumn of I was on duty as executive officer of the U. sloop-of-war Nipsic, attached to the Pacific Station, and at this time anchored in the harbor of Callao, Peru, the seaport of the capital city Lima. The Nipsic was a small wooden vessel of about 1, tons displacement, auxiliary steam power, and carried a main battery of six 9-inch guns with a crew of 16 officers and The Great Samoan ‘Hurricane’ of The most famous and deadliest tropical storm to strike Samoa (in modern records) was that of March This storm influenced the balance of Western.

Samoa Hurricane. This map of the island of Upolu is a scan from a National Geographic map from c in Scaramouche's collection. Click on Apia town (circled Samoan hurricane. book for an enlarged map of the bay c.showing the range of depths and the extent of the reef, and just how dangerous the port really was for large warships.

A British ship was also present, ostensibly to observe the actions of the other nations during the Samoan upheavals. During the days preceding the cyclone of Ma increasing signs were visible of the impending disaster. and thus were crowding towards the entrance to the bay when the hurricane hit. Augustin Kramer's account of his sojourn in the Samoa Islands from to Of particular importance to Samoans are the original documents containing ceremonial greetings and genealogical pedigrees.

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TUTUILA, American Samoa, Feb. 12, (by Wireless.) -- Not only a hurricane, but with it an earthquake and a tidal wave, swept the Manua Islands of the Samoan group, as reported here two days ago.

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This manuscript on the hurricane that occurred in Samoa on 15, 16, and 17 Marchwas written by RADM L. Kimberly, sometime after the hurricane occurred. Admiral Kimberly, was the Commander-in-Chief of the Pacific Station at the time, and was embarked in Trenton.

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Samoan Language LevelsEmergent, Early and Fluent Emergent Levels Early Levels Fluent Levels An "extremely active" monsoonal trough is close to American Samoa and generating the conditions. Officials say the strong winds could down trees or cause power outages. High surf through today is expected to increase the risk of beach erosion, coastal flooding and debris on the roads.

The peak of hurricane (typhoon) season in the Samoan Islands region is from the end of January to mid-March. And while tropical storms don't strike Samoa (Samoa and American Samoa) often, one had struck the islands and Apia three years previous.

In fact, locals had been on edge as a number of fierce storms had struck Apia earlier in the year. Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author.

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Contact with Europeans began in the early s but did not intensify until the arrival of English missionaries and traders in the s.

At the turn of the 20th. [NAVAL] N.H. Farquhar (Rear Admiral Norman Von H. Farquhar, USN, (). Letter Signed, marked "Copy", USS Trenton, Apia, Samoa, Ap2 pages, /4 x 10".

The original was sent to the Secretary of the Navy, Washington DC [Benjamin F. Tracy]. This "copy" letter was sent to Henry Lyon, who became commander of the Nipsic. Dated about a month after this famous naval incident.

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