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Earthquakes, Hurricanes, Volcanic Eruptions and other Natural
and Man-Made Hazards and Disasters
Book for Children
Patricia Wilson, and Richard Sillcox
by Joe Hunt. Last illustration by Maurice Fournet.
See also translation
in French by Maurice Fournet
is the result of encouragement by the International Coordinating
Group for the Tsunami Warning System in the Pacific at its Thirteenth
Session in Ensenada, Mexico (September 1991). The illustrated
book was designed to inform young persons about tsunamis and
the dangers which they present and what should be done to save
lives and property.
Its preparation and hard copy printing were supported by a grant
from the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.
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