Provides an accessible introduction to the most important disasters - both natural and human caused - throughout human historyThe damage that caught everyonea#39;s attention was the disruption of undersea cable connections to many places in Asia. ... that it had lost 98 percent of its links with Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, and Hong Kong, and added that repairs would take up to three weeks. ... China Telecommunications Group said its connections with the United States and Europe had been broken. Internet connections had been cut off, and phone links and dedicated business lines had also been cut.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Disasters|
|Author||:||Angus Macleod Gunn|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2007-12-30|