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David Welky

David Welky is the author of The Thousand-Year Flood: The Ohio-Mississippi Disaster of 1937, The Moguls and the Dictators: Hollywood and the Coming of World War II, and other books. He is a professor of history at the University of Central Arkansas.

Books by David Welky

  1. Book CoverA Wretched and Precarious Situation: In Search of the Last Arctic Frontier


    A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2016

    A remarkable true story of adventure, betrayal, and survival set in one of the world’s most inhospitable places.More