World's Worst Natural Disasters

World's Worst Natural Disasters

DVD - 2013 | Widescreen version
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Catastrophic tornadoes, historic floods, destructive fires, violent earthquakes: through eyewitness video, historical archives, and cutting edge CGI, National Geographic provides a comprehensive, yet intimate look at the most significant natural disasters of all time. A team of world experts reveal the pivotal moments that turned the top ten from natural phenomenon into human catastrophe and explain why these disasters became genuine game-changers.
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : NGHT, LCC, [2013]
Edition: Widescreen version
Branch Call Number: 904.5 W
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (approximately 45 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
4 3/4 in
digital,optical,surround,Dolby Digital 5.1
laser optical,NTSC
video file,DVD video,Region 1
ISBN: 9781426345333
142634533X

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Ninety minutes of eye-witness reports, historical archives, and computer generated imagery (CGI), as world experts reveal what turned these events from natural phenomena into the top ten worst human catastrophes. Also check out National Geographic's Nature's Fury for more stories of heroism and s... Read More »


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Oct 02, 2017

Describes the processes and consequences of selected tornadoes, volcanoes, hurricanes, earthquakes and tsunamis. Wildfires, droughts, floods, and lahars (super-giant landslides) are left out. Their explanation is left to a minimum and their dramatic effects are emphasized.

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Sep 13, 2015

Brief but entertaining.

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