Catastophic Events of the 2000's, 1st Edition

  • Craig E. Blohm
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1601525230
  • ISBN-13: 9781601525239
  • DDC: 363.34
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 96 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012

  • Price:  Sign in for price



The Y2K bug, which prompted fears of a cataclysmic breakdown of societal order as 1999 turned into 2000, fizzled. Nevertheless, the decade experienced its share of catastrophic events including a massive and deadly tsunami, a bridge collapse, killer tornadoes, and devastating terrorist acts.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Front Matter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Important Events of the 2000s.
Introduction: A Portent of Catastrophe.
1: Our Restless Earth.
2: Killer Weather.
3: Deadly Diseases.
4: Terrorism Strikes.
5: Man-Made Catastrophes.
Source Notes.
Important People: Catastrophic Events of the 2000s.
Words of the 2000s.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.