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Natural Disasters: A Resource Guide

Historical Events

Hokusai Katsushika, artist.Kanagawa oki nami ura. [between 1826 and 1833]. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division.

In this section, you will find books that cover the history of natural disasters. The tabs for this section of the guide will focus on individual disaster types for more focused research. Due to overlap, some resources will display under multiple tabs.

Each title links to fuller bibliographic information in the Library of Congress Online Catalog. While these titles are held by the Library of Congress, many of them will also be available through your local public or academic library.