ABSTRACT

Going the Distance: The U.S. Tsunami Relief Effort   [open pdf - 1MB]

"On December 26, 2004, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake off the, west coast of Northern Sumatra, Indonesia, triggered a tsunami -- a series of giant waves -- that inundated coastal areas of Indonesia, Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, and Malaysia, as well as Indian Ocean islands, and parts of East Africa. Both the American people and the U.S government responded with massive support for the people swept up in the terrible tragedy of the earthquake and tsunami."

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2005
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