Natural Disasters

Newly Revised!

This richly illustrated collection explains the science behind natural disasters and provides fascinating examples of powerful forces of nature at work around the world. Text and visuals combine to explain the destructive power of nature’s fury and how people have been affected by its devastating effects.

Recent disasters include:

  • South Asian heat waves of 2015
  • The Australian floods of 2010 and 2011
  • Jiangsu, China, tornado of 2016
  • Zika virus outbreak
  • H1N1, swine flu pandemic
  • North American wildfires of 2016-2017
  • And more!

Titles:

  • Blizzards
  • Droughts
  • Earthquakes
  • Floods
  • Forces of Nature
  • Heat Waves
  • Hurricanes, Typhoons, and Other Tropical Cyclones
  • Ice Storms

Titles:

  • Landslides, Mudslides, and Avalanches
  • Pandemics
  • Thunderstorms
  • Tornadoes
  • Tsunamis and Seiches
  • Volcanoes
  • Wildfires

SKU: 20394 | ISBN: 978-0-7166-9928-6 | Volumes: 15 | Pages: 48 | Copyright: 2018