Cataclysm in Peru! 1970 Ancash Earthquake Disaster & Response ~ Peruvian


Title: Cataclysm in Peru!

Description: Softcover. Some light general wear to covers. Interior is clean and unmarked. Illustrated. 110, [2] pages. 9.5 x 6.9 inches.

Documentary record of the Ancash earthquake of 1970, also known as the Great Peruvian Earthquake, which occurred off of the coast of Peru on May 31. The 7.9 earthquake killed approximately 70,000 people, many of them caught up in the massive landslides that were triggered. The book, which has many photographic illustrations, documents the earthquake, its devastating effects, and the local and international emergency response.

Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Good+

Publisher: ONI National Informations Bureau / Imprenta Editora Atlantida SA
Place: Lima, Peru
Year: 1970

Keywords: Ancash, earthquake, earthquakes, natural disaster, South America, Great Peruvian Earthquake,

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