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Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters

Recommended Reading

Bluestein, Howard B. Tornado Alley: Monster Storms of the Great Plains. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999. Print.

Hough, Susan Elizabeth. Predicting the Unpredictable: The Tumultuous Science of Earthquake Prediction. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010.

Hough, Susan Elizabeth. Richter’s Scale: Measure of an Earthquake, Measure of a Man. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2007.

Mallea, Amahia. A River in the City of Fountains: An Environmental History of Kansas City and the Missouri River. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 2019. Print.

Mathis, Nancy. Storm Warning: The Story of a Killer Tornado. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007

Muir-Wood, Robert. The Cure for Catastrophe: How We Can Stop Manufacturing Natural Disasters. New York: Basic Books, 2016.

Nesbit, Jeffrey Asher. This Is the Way the World Ends: How Droughts and Die-Offs, Heat Waves and Hurricanes Are Converging on America. New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2019.

Prager, Ellen J. Dangerous Earth: What We Wish We Knew About Volcanoes, Hurricanes, Climate Change, Earthquakes, and More. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2021.

Pyle, D. M. (David M.). Volcanoes: Encounters through the Ages. Oxford: Bodleian Library, 2018.

Reice, Seth Robert. The Silver Lining: The Benefits of Natural Disasters. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2001.