Disasters Up Close Series
Michael & Mary B. Woods – A picture-perfect winter scene turns deadly! Snow and ice races down the mountain. Read how many of Hannibal’s soldiers died in avalanches in 218 B.C., how about 18,000 people died in 1970 in Peru, about a devastating avalanche in India in 2005, and other major avalanches. Uncover the history of avalanche dogs, and find out how avalanche air bags work.