August 1896 Heatwave Killed 1,500 New Yorkers

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Hot Time in the Old Town: The Great Heat Wave of 1896 and the Making of … – Edward P. Kohn – Google Books

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1 Response to August 1896 Heatwave Killed 1,500 New Yorkers

  1. Mike D says:

    From a few things I heard somewhere in the last week or so, I think we can say that by not having AC, they were doing the responsible thing to prevent future global warming. By dying, they were also lessening the need for farms, which let forest expand.

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