The Raging Sea: The Powerful Account of the Worst Tsunami in U.S. History

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Pinnacle Books, Apr 1, 2004 - Science - 384 pages
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Uses historical research and personal accounts of survivors to tell the story of the tsunamis that hit Crescent City, California on Good Friday, 1964, which damaged hundreds of homes and businesses and killed eleven people. Includes some information about Alaska.

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Review: The Raging Sea: The Powerful Account of the Worst Tsunami in US History

User Review  - Dianne - Goodreads

On our honeymoon in Alaska, we learned about the effects of the "Good Friday Earthquake" of 1964. We did not know about the massive effects in Crescent City, CA, from the subsequent tsunami. This book is very interesting and I previously knew nothing about the subject. Read full review

Review: The Raging Sea: The Powerful Account of the Worst Tsunami in US History

User Review  - Michael - Goodreads

Considering I had no interest in tsunamis or California history, I still think this was a good book and an interesting story. The only destructive tsunami to strike the continental United States. Well ... Read full review

About the author (2004)

DENNIS M. POWERS, JD, MBA, is an established author, frequent media guest, and seminar speaker. In addition to creating his own business Web site, he authored and created a computerized legal software forms series (The Power of Attorney Forms series) for both real estate and business transactions.

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