Orphan Tsunami of 1700

Orphan tsunami of 1700 : Japanese clues to a parent earthquake in North America - Orphan Tsunami of 1700

Japanese Clues to A Parent Earthquake in North America

Book - 2015 | Second edition Dai 2-han.
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From the traces of a devastating tsunami in Japan during the winter of 1700, scientists discover how it was recorded in Japanese history and then backtrack it to its origins via geological evidence in North America. Their work shows how tsunami research has evolved over three centuries and how this event impacts current warning systems.
Publisher: Reston, Va. : U.S. Geological Survey ; Seattle : in association with University of Washington Press, 2015.
Edition: Second edition Dai 2-han.
Edition (Original Script): Second edition = 第2版
ISBN: 9780295998084
Branch Call Number: 551.2209 ATWATER
Characteristics: vii, 135 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm
Alternative Title (Original Script): みなしご元禄津波 : 親地震は北米西海岸にいた


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