TITLE

THE DAY THE LIGHTS WENT OUT

AUTHOR(S)
Adler, Jerry; Gegax, T. Trent; Smalley, Suzanne; Scelfo, Julie; Piore, Adam; Begun, Bret; Gimbel, Barney; Kovner, Kristin; Braiker, Brian; Childress, Sarah; Moreau, Dan; Adams, Jonathan; Bailey, Peter; Kimball-Stanley, Arthur; Raymond, Joan; Naughton, Keith
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Newsweek;8/25/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 8, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at the power failure of August 14, 2003 in New York City. Immobilization of the subway trains and elevators; Loss of water and gasoline in Cleveland, Ohio; Problems some people faced because of the lack of electricity such as key cards that would not work and a lack of cash; Use of cellular telephones in the blackout; Reference to the blackout of 1977; Discussion of the civic sensibilities of persons residing in New York City.
ACCESSION #
10576714

 

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