(available in the campus bookstore, but also via online stores like http://www.abe.com):

  • Mary Lynn Rampolla. A Pocket Guide to Writing History (8th edition)


  • Erik Larson. Isaac’s Storm: A Man, A Time and the Deadliest Hurricane in History


  • Stephen Biel (ed). American Disasters


  • Selected readings indicated by [T] are posted via the course Titanium.


  • Readings NOT indicated by [T] are available through the college library and are the obligation of students to locate.


  • A three ring binder with all of your readings (except those included in the textbooks) and your reading note sheets. There will be random checks of these notebooks in class.