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2 edition of Earthquake bay found in the catalog.

Earthquake bay

Jack Mason

Earthquake bay

a history of Tomales Bay, California

by Jack Mason

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by North Shore Books in Inverness, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tomales Bay (Calif.) -- History.,
  • Marin County (Calif.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Jack Mason.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22955939M

    “More than just a dire warning about the “big one” [Full Rip ] renders the remarkable story of how geologists and other scientists have pieced together evidence of an immense Northwest “megaquake” [Full Rip ] may make you a little jittery (and cause you to re-evaluate your family’s earthquake readiness), but it is a captivating read even as it challenges long-held.   Directed by Ken Joy. Disaster by the Bay: The Great San Francisco Earthquake and Fire of , features never-before-seen footage, shot just minutes after the quake struck on Ap at a.m., combined with thousands of rare and previously unreleased photographs, and recreations of eyewitness accounts. This hour-long epic chronicles the horror, the aftermath, and the heroes who.

      San Francisco Earthquake of On Octo , a magnitude earthquake hit the San Francisco Bay Area, killing 67 people and causing more than $5 billion in damages. Author.   The national broadcast had just caught an earthquake registering a on the Richter scale striking the Bay Area, and by the time the earthquake and the resulting fires were over and dealt with, over 60 people were dead, making it San Francisco's deadliest earthquake since the earthquake and : CreateSpace Publishing.

    Bay Area earthquake history. Since , there have been five earthquakes in the San Francisco Bay Area with a magnitude of or higher. San Francisco earthquake of , major earthquake that struck the San Francisco Bay Area, California, U.S., on Octo , and caused 63 deaths, nearly 3, injuries, and an estimated $6 billion in property damage. It was the strongest earthquake to hit the .


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