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Nature - Natural Disasters
Author: Tristram Korten | Narrator: Dan Woren
Release Date: April 24, 2018
“An intense, immersive deep dive into a wild, dangerous, and unknown world, written with the pace and appeal of a great thriller. This is nonfiction at its very best.”—Lee ChildThe true story of two doomed ships and a daring search-...
Author: Dr. Lucy Jones | Narrator: Dr. Lucy Jones
Release Date: April 17, 2018
By the world-renowned seismologist, a riveting history of natural disasters, their impact on our culture, and new ways of thinking about the ones to comeEarthquakes, floods, tsunamis, hurricanes, volcanoes--they stem from the same forces that give ou...
Author: Kathryn Miles | Narrator: Bernadette Dunne
Release Date: August 29, 2017
A journey around the United States in search of the truth about the threat of earthquakes leads to spine-tingling discoveries, unnerving experts, and ultimately the kind of preparations that will actually help guide us through disasters. It’s a...
Author: Daniel James Brown | Narrator: Mark Bramhall and Daniel James Brown
Release Date: May 10, 2016
On September 1, 1894 two forest fires converged on the town of Hinckley, Minnesota, trapping over 2,000 people. Daniel J. Brown recounts the events surrounding the fire in the first and only book on to chronicle the dramatic story that unfolded. Wher...
Author: Gretel Ehrlich | Narrator: Sumalee Montano
Release Date: November 15, 2013
**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)****Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated...
Author: Sonali Deraniyagala | Narrator: Hannah Curtis
Release Date: March 05, 2013
One of The New York Times Book Review's 10 Best Books of the YearOn the morning of December 26, 2004, on the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Sonali Deraniyagala lost her parents, her husband, and her two young sons in the tsunami she miraculously surviv...
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Author: Les Standiford | Narrator: Richmond Hoxie
Release Date: September 24, 2002
The fast-paced and gripping true account of the extraordinary construction and spectacular demise of the Key West Railroad—one of the greatest engineering feats ever undertaken, destroyed in one fell swoop by the strongest storm ever to h...
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