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Author Thompson, Jerry, 1949-

Title Cascadia's fault : the coming earthquake and tsunami that could devastate North America / Jerry Thompson.

Imprint Berkeley : Counterpoint, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    551.22 THO    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    551.22097 THO    Available
Description xxii, 337 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-329) and index.
Summary Explains that a major earthquake and resulting tsunamis are likely to occur off the Pacific Northwest coast any time within the next two hundred years, arguing that the effects of the disaster will be far worse than the damage from the 2004 Sumatran quake and tsunamis.
Subject Tsunamis -- Northwest, Pacific.
Earthquake prediction -- Northwest, Pacific.
Tsunamis -- Northwest, Pacific -- Forecasting.
Earthquakes -- Northwest, Pacific.
Cascadia Subduction Zone.
Added Author Winchester, Simon.
ISBN 1582436436

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