Jackson′s new book "Paris Under Water" featured in the Memphis Flyer and on Chapter 16


A new book by Rhodes College history professor Jeffrey H. Jackson, titled Paris Under Water:  How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910 tells the largely forgotten story of how the French capital survived its worst flood in 250 years. 

Recently, Paris Under Water was featured in both the Memphis Flyer and Chapter 16, a website for "a community of Tennessee writers, readers & passersby.

A website, http://www.parisunderwater.com/ accompanies the release of Jackson′s book filled with dozens of dramatic photographs of the city′s suffering. Jackson will speak on his book in a public lecture on Tuesday, February 9th at 7:00 pm in Blount Auditorium. Click here for more details.