Strong in the Rain

Strong in the Rain

Surviving Japan's Earthquake, Tsunami, and Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

Book - 2012
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Trace the events surrounding Japan's 2011 earthquake and the subsequent tsunami flood and nuclear threat that further endangered the region, describing the heroism of survivors who risked their lives to protect others.
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
Description: xxii, 226 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9780230341869
Branch Call Number: 952.110512 Bir
Additional Contributors: McNeill, David.


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ChristchurchLib Dec 04, 2014

Blending history, science, and gripping storytelling, Strong in the Rain brings the 9.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Japan in 2011 and its immediate aftermath to life through the eyes of the men and women who experienced it. A beautifully written, moving account of how the Japanese endured the earthquake's horrific consequences. History and Current Events December 2014 newsletter.

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