EarthquakeBook - 2011
How do disasters happen? What damage do they do to people, communities, and the environment? This book looks at the most devastating earthquakes in recent history. It describes how the emergency services responded and asks what lessons can be learned to try to reduce the death tolls caused by earthquakes in the future. the powerful undersea earthquake and tsunami of 2011 that devastated eastern Japan the newborn babies that survived ten days under the rubble following an earthquake in Mexico City the quake in Haiti that reduced its capital city to a sea of rubble Book jacket.
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Arcturus Pub. : Distributed by Black Rabbit Books, 2011.
Branch Call Number: J 363.3495 GREEN
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.