What Went Wrong

What Went Wrong

Investigating the Worst Man-made and Natural Disasters

Book - 2011
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"Combining original reporting with dramatic photographs and detailed illustrations, Popular Mechanics looks at the science behind the most devastating events of the past 100 years--including San Francisco's 7.8 earthquake in 1906, the Gulf oil spill, the Apollo 13 Space Mission, and Hurricane Katrina's devastating landfall near New Orleans. Plus, each chapter includes practical advice on surviving disasters, from industrial accidents to deadly tsunamis."--Amazon.com
Publisher: New York : Hearst Books, [2011]
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9781588165459
Branch Call Number: 904.5 Hayes 2011
Characteristics: 239 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm


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