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Tsunami References
Books
Ayre, Robert S., Dennis S. Mileti, and Patricia B. Trainer. 1975. "Dimensions of the Tsunami Hazard in the United States," in Earthquake and Tsunami Hazards in the United States: A Research Assessment, Monograph No. NSF-RA-E-75-005, University of Colorado, Boulder, p. 93-150.

Bernard, Eddie N. 1991. Tsunami hazard: A practical guide for tsunami hazard reduction. Selected papers from the 14th International Tsunami Symposium. Kluwer Academic, Boston. 326 pp.

Bernard, Eddie N. 1984. Proceedings, Tsunami Symposium, Hamburg, General Republic of Germany. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Seattle. 273 pp.

Center for Oral History, University of Hawai'i at Manoa.  2000.  TSUNAMIS REMEMBERED: Oral Histories of Survivors and Observers in Hawai'i.  Social Science Research Institute, Honolulu.  Vol 1, 494 pp.

Center for Oral History, University of Hawai'i at Manoa.  2000.  TSUNAMIS REMEMBERED: Oral Histories of Survivors and Observers in Hawai'i.  Social Science Research Institute, Honolulu.  Vol 2, 495-980 pp.

Cox, Doak C. 1987. Tsunami Casualties and Mortality in Hawaii, Joint Institute for Marine Atmospheric Research, University of Hawaii, Honolulu. 120 pp.

Dall, W. H. 1870. United States Coast and Geodetic Survey Pacific Coast Pilot, Part I. p. 202-204.

De Rycke, Richard J. 1985. "Tsunamis" in United States Earthquakes,Carl Stover, editor, United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1655, 141 pp.

Dudley, Walter C. and Min Lee. 1998. Tsunami! [Second Edition]. University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu. 362 pp.

Dudley, Walter C. and Scott C. Stone. 2000. The Tsunami of 1946 and 1960 and the Devastation of Hilo Town.  Donning Company Publisher, VA.  64 pp.

Hebenstreit, G.T. and R.O. Reid. 1980. Tsunami Response of the Hawaiian Islands,Reference 80-2-T, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 289 pp.

Iida, Kumizi, Doak C. Cox, and George Pararas-Carayannis. 1967. Preliminary catalog of tsunamis occurring in the Pacific Ocean. University of Hawaii., Honolulu. 274 pp.

Kono, Juliet S. 1995. Tsunami Years. Bamboo Ridge Press, Honolulu. 173 pp.

Lander, James F. 1989. United States Tsunamis. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Boulder. 265 pp.

Myles, Douglas. 1985. The Great Waves. McGraw-Hill, New York. 206 pp.

Pararas-Carayannis, George. 1969. Catalog of Tsunamis in the Hawaiian Islands. World Data Center A. U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Coast and Geodetic Survey., 94 pp.

Preisendorfer, Rudolph W. 1971. Recent Tsunami theory. HIG-71-15. Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, 55 pp.

Roberts, Elliot B. 1961. "History of Tsunamis" in Smithsonian Report for 1960, Publication 4442, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., p. 327-340.

Robinson , Andrew. 1993. Earth shock: Hurricanes, Volcanoes, Earthquakes, Tornadoes and Other Forces of Nature. Thames and Hudson, New York. 304 pp.

Soloviev, S. L., and Ch. N. Go.  1974.    A Catalogue of Tsunamis on the Western Shore of the Pacific Ocean (173-1968).  Nauka Publishing House, Moscow, USSR.  310 pp.

Soloviev, S. L., and Ch. N. Go.  1975.    A Catalogue of Tsunamis on the Eastern Shore of the Pacific Ocean (1513-1968).  Nauka Publishing House, Moscow, USSR.  204 pp.

Tinti, Stefano. 1993. Tsunamis in the World, Fifteenth International Tsunami Symposium, 1991. Kluwer Academic, Boston. 228 pp.

Walker, Daniel A. 1994. Tsunami Facts. School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu. 93 pp.


Young Adult
Bonar, Samantha.  2002.  Tsunamis- Natural Disaster Series.  Capstone Press, Mankato.  48 pp.

Buck, Pearl S. 1976. The Big Wave. HarperCollins Publishers, New York.57 pp.

Drohan, Michele Ingber. 1999. Tsunamis: Killer Waves.  Natural Disasters.  PowerKids Press, New York.

Fredericks, Anthony. 2002. Tsunami Man - Learning about Killer Waves with Walter Dudley.  University of Hawaii Press, Honolulu.  79 pp.

Salisbury, Graham. 2007. Night of the Howling Dogs   Wendy Lamb Books, New York. 191pp.

Sorenson, Margo. 1997. TSUNAMI! DEATH WAVE   Perfection Learning, Iowa. 56pp.

Thompson, Luke.. 2000. Tsunamis.  Natural Disasters.  Children's Press, New York.

Wade, Mary.  2002. TSUNAMI Monster Waves.  Enslow Publishers, Inc., NJ.  48pp.


Scientific Publications & Technical Reports
(Science of Tsunami Hazards, the International Journal of the Tsunami Society,  is published every year by the Tsunami Society, Honolulu.)

Adams, William. 1970.  Tsunamis of the Pacific, proceedings of the International Symposium on Tsunamis and Tsunami Research 1969.   East-West center Press, Honolulu.  513 pp.

Berg, Eduard. 1970. Field survey of the Tsunamis of 28 March 1964 in Alaska, and conclusions as to the origin of the major Tsunami. HIG-70-2, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, University of Hawaii, Honolulu. 54 pp.

Cox, Doak C. 1947. Variation of Intensity of the 1946 Tsunami on Hawaiian Shores, Proc. Hawaiian Acad. Sci., 22: 8

Cox, Doak C. 1961. Status of Tsunami Knowledge. Hawaii Institute of Geophysics. Contribution no. 46: 1-6.

Cox, Doak C. 1964. Tsunami Research in Japan and the United States. Hawaii Institute of Geophysics. Contribution no. 64: 403-412.

Cox, Doak C. 1980. Source of the Tsunami associated with the Kalapana (Hawaii) Earthquake of November 1975, HIG-80-8, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, 46 pp.

Cox, Doak C. 1984. Probable Central Aleutian source of the Tsunami Observed in August 1872 in Hawaii, Oregon, and California. Science of Tsunami Hazards, The International Journal of the Tsunami Society, Honolulu, Hawaii. 2(2): 79-94.

Cox, Doak C. 1991. Local tsunamis in Hawaii--implications for warning. Joint Institute of Marine and Atmospheric Research, University of Hawaii, Honolulu. Contribution no. 91-237: 17-18

Cox, Doak C. and Joseph Morgan. 1977. Local Tsunamis and Possible Local Tsunamis in Hawaii. HIG-77-14. Hawaii Institute of Geophysics. 118 pp.

Cox, Doak C. and George Pararas-Carayannis. 1976. Catalog of Tsunamis in Alaska. SE-1. U.S. Dept of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. 43 pp.

Fraser, G.D., J.P. Eaton, and C.K. Wentworth. 1959. The Tsunami of March 9, 1957, on the Island of Hawaii. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 49: 79-90.

Green, C.K. 1946. Seismic Sea Wave of April 1, 1946, as Recorded on Tide Gages, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 2: 1366-1368.

Heaton, Thomas H. and Parke D. Snavely, Jr. 1985. Possible Tsunami Along the Northwestern Coast of the United States Inferred from Indian Traditions, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 75(5): 1455-1460.

Jaggar, T.A. 1946. The Great Tidal Wave of 1946, Natural History, 55(6): 263-268.

Keulegan, G. H. 1965. A Review of the Experimental Data Relative to the Pilot Model Study for the Design of Hilo Harbor Tsunami Model. U.S. Army Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksberg. 33 pp.

Keys, J.G. 1963. The Tsunami of 22 May 1960 in the Samoa and Cook Islands, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 53(6): 221-227.

Loomis, Harold G. 1975. The Tsunami of November 29, 1975 in Hawaii, HIG-72-21, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, 29 pp.

Loomis, Harold G. 1976. Tsunami Wave Runup Heights in Hawaii, HIG-76-5, Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, 95 pp.

Macdonald, G.A., F.P. Shepard, and D.C. Cox. 1947. The Tsunami of April 1, 1946 in the Hawaiian Islands, Pacific Science, 1: 21-37.

Macdonald, G.A., and C.K. Wentworth. 1954. The Tsunami of November 4, 1952, on the Island of Hawaii, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America. 44: 463-469.

McFadgen, Bruce., 2007. Hostil Shores: Catastrophic Events in Prehistoric New Zealand and Their Impact on Maori Coastal Communities, Auckland University Press, New Zealand, 298 pp.

Miller, Don J. 1960. Giant Waves in Lituya Bay, Alaska, United States Geological Survey Professional Paper 354-C, United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 83 pp.

Moore, J. G. and G. W. Moore. 1984. Deposit from a Giant Wave on the Island of Lanai, Hawaii. Science. 226: 1312-1315.

Olsen, Kenneth H., John N. Stewart, James E. McNeil, and Martin Velousek. 1972. Long-Period Water-Wave Measurements for the Milrow and Cannikin Nuclear Explosions, Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, 62(6): 1559-1578.

Seismological Bulletin (U.S.C. & G.S.) 1957. March MSI-195: 2.

Shepard, F.P., G.A. Macdonald ,and D.C. Cox. 1950. Tsunami of April 1, 1946, Bull. Scripps Inst. Oceanog., 5: 391-528.

Symons, J.M. and B.D. Zetler. 1960. The Tsunami of May 22, 1960 as Recorded at Tide Station, Preliminary Report, United States Department of Commerce, Coast and Geodetic Survey, Washington D.C., 29 pp.

Tilling, R.I., R.Y. Koyanagi, P.W. Lipman, J.P. Lockwood, J.G. Moore, and D.A. Swanson. 1976. Earthquake and Related Catastrophic Events, Island of Hawaii, November 29, 1975: a Preliminary Report, United States Geological Survey Circular 740, 33 pp.

Weller, J.M. 1972. Human Response to Tsunami Warnings, The Great Alaska Earthquake of 1964, Human Ecology, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C., p. 222-227.

Zerbe, W.B. 1953. Tsunami of November 4, 1952, as Recorded at Tide Station, U.S.C. & G.S. Spec. Publ., 300: 1-62.


Multimedia
A&E Television Networks. 1999.  Wrath of God: Tsunami- Killer Wave [video]. 50 min.

BBC, Horizon.  2000.  Mega-Tsunami- Wave of Destruction [video].

Discovery Channel, Pioneer Productions.  2000.  StormForce: Series II "TSUNAMI" [video]. 50 min.

National Geographic. 1997. Killer Wave: Power of the Tsunami [video]. 60 min.

NHK-Japan TV 1993. Sea of Japan tsunami [videorecording]; Hokkaido Nansei-Oki Earthquake and Tsunami. 102 min.

Weather Channel, Towers Productions.  2001.  Atmospheres 45: Weatherquest [video]. 60 min.


Maps
Curtis, George D. 1991. Hawaii Tsunami Inundation/Evacuation Map Project: Final Report. Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, UH-NOAA.

Hawaii Institute of Geophysics 1963. Tsunami inundation and runup in Hilo, 1946-1960.

Lockridge, Patricia A. Tsunamis in the Pacific Basin, 1900-1983. National Geophysics Data Center.



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