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Published: 28 October 2021

248 Pages


ISBN: 9780197546123

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The World's Greatest Waves

James Goff and Walter Dudley

  • Pulls together historically significant tsunamis using science, personal-survivor accounts, and clues left from prehistoric times
  • Dives into lesser-known stories about scientists who fought government ignorance and statewide reluctance to implement better emergency-preparedness initiatives
  • Combines the research of two world-famous tsunami researchers and educators into 15 enjoyable chapters