⚡ Aftershocks Books ✪ Author Richard S. Wheeler – E17streets4all.co.uk On April 18 1906 the great Golden Gate metropolis of San Francisco was struck by a devastating earthuake that leveled one of the most cultured exciting and some said wicked cities in the United States On April the great Golden Gate metropolis of San Francisco was struck by a devastating earthuake that leveled one of the most cultured exciting and some said wicked cities in the United StatesIn Aftershocks Wheeler recreates the calamity through the eyes of the people of San Francisco an architect concerned with what the destruction spells for his career than what it means to his family; a photographer who captures the history of the moment in the faces of the stricken rather than in the rubble of buildings; a city engineer whose involvement in the corruption of the city's municipal government returns to take an awful toll; a missionary who has faith in God's love to aid the refugees but who cannot find a place for the love of a fellow human being; a soldier obsessed with getting rich from the helpless despairing people he is supposed to help.
See this thread for information There are other authors with this name One writes Marine Corps history Another Civil War history Another writes in the political sciences Richard S Shaw Wheeler was born in Milwaukee in and grew up in nearby Wauwatosa.
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- Richard S. Wheeler
- 04 February 2016 Richard S. Wheeler