Books tagged: tsunamis

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2011 Tsunami Sourcebook: Japanese Disaster, Science and Survival Guides, History, Physics, Detection and Forecasting, Warning Systems, Designing for Tsunamis, Hazard Mitigation Programs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,180. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
One of nature's most powerful and destructive forces is fully covered in this authoritative collection of official documents with complete details on every aspect of tsunamis - including reports on the catastrophic Honshu, Japan tsunami of March 11, 2011. Over 300 pages cover science, forecasting, physics, preparations, warning systems, history, mitigation, and much more.
Shaken to the Core, a Matt & Heather Thriller! Book three in the series.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
The world is facing devastation from earthquakes, tsunamis, solar flares, extreme weather,& political unrest & turmoil. Matt & Heather are right in the middle of it! To make matters worse, everything seems to be escalating. Many are saying this is the beginning of the end. But, Matt learns that there might be a simple solution. The problem is…will people follow it?
The Last Woman
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 116,750. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Leigh, a woman of unusual character, faces incredible challenges as she embarks on a journey of discovery that taxes her courage and resourcefulness and brings her at last to an island in the Atlantic where she is appointed leader of a remarkable group of survivors who follow her to the far side of the galaxy.
2004 Indian Ocean Earthquake and Tsunami: Boxing Day Tsunami
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
December 26, 2004 will always be remembered by the devastation caused by one of the largest earthquakes known to man. The Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami is revisited in captivating, understandable detail with illustrations. The impact of the tsunami on the environment and economy (fishing and tourism) and recovery are discussed.
Mermaid—The Other Other White Meat: A Beach Slapped Humor Collection (2011)
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Series: Beach Slapped Humor Columns, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
It's another year of impending disaster and babies on the move—often at the same time—and all the other things that keep leaving readers "Beach Slapped" as Amazon bestseller Barton Grover Howe once again gives readers 52 reasons—54, actually; it was a very long time in New Jersey—to laugh out loud.
Unnatural Disaster
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Whale Rock Police Chief Jaclyn Tadero faces the Oregon Coast’s version of the perfect storm: a tsunami warning during a winter squall. And thanks to Seavy County Coroner Hamilton Denne, she finds herself scouring the beach for idiots drawn to the tsunami’s approach. Tadero thinks Denne sent her on a fool’s errand—until she stumbles across something on the beach. Something she never suspected.
Making Infrastructure Disaster-Resilient
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This paper offers lessons for making infrastructure disaster-resilient based mainly on the experience of countries in Asia and the Pacific. It also shares practices associated with the multifaceted dimensions of resilience by drawing on publications from international organizations.