The Last Day
Wrath, Ruin, and Reason in the Great Lisbon Earthquake of 1755Audiobook CD - 2008
On the morning of November 1, 1775 the first shock of an earthquake struck Lisbon, Portugal. Two more shocks followed, annihilating the city. From this natural disaster came the first collective effort at disaster control, one of the first scientific studies of earthquakes and modern urban planning.
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, p2008
Branch Call Number: CD- 946.942 S561L
Characteristics: 6 sound discs (7 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in