Angel Leaumoana Leaumoana 1 English 1C Sec-# 6516 09-12-2008 Angel Leaumoana Leaumoana 1 English 1C Sec-# 6516 09-12-2008
With winds blowing a staggering 175 mph, the world watched as Katrina swept New Orleans with its fierce reputation. The hurricane that cost many lives in New Orleans and further down to others states proved the United States was not prepared for this invasion. The Hurricane Katrina of the 2005 Atlantic hurricane season was the costliest hurricane, as well as one of the five deadliest in the history of the United States (Effects of Hurricane Katrina). The aftermath of this bloodbath storm turned the United States into a nation from views of a Third World Nation. This affect which was taken from photograph of top photographers showed people being left behind on top of their roofs. The atrocity of Hurricane Katrina left our nation unprepared and the photographs of these photographers reveal a state of unawareness which will eventually assist our nation from oncoming disasters.