TITLE

FLOODS

PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
DK Guide to Weather;2004, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information on floods from a chapter of the book "DK Guide to Weather" is presented. It describes the power of flash floods. Information is provided on the number of people killed and the cost of the damages caused by the flood of 1993 when the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers overwhelmed flood defences. It discusses the floods and mudslides caused by Hurricane Mitch which hit Honduras in October 1998.
ACCESSION #
43663134

 

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