Disasters Up Close Series
Michael & Mary B. Woods – Droughts are different than many other disasters: they don’t come and go suddenly. They can last for years and cause more deaths than many other disasters! Read about droughts in China (1876 – 1878), the Dust Bowl of the ’30’s in the USA, the 20 year drought in the African Sahel, and other devastating droughts. Find out how new ways of farming may help people.