Disasters Up Close Series
Michael & Mary B. Woods – Imagine a wave as tall as a ten-story building! Tsunamis can flood cities, ravage coastlines, and carry people out to sea. Read about the tsunami in 1964, travelling down the west coast of the US and killing about 120 from Alaska to California; about the 2004 tsunami in Asia, where over 200,000 died; and many more. Find out about tsunameters.