Publisher: Lynx Images (September 2000)
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catastrophe Canada travels around the state from its tough beginnings to the current, exploring the heritage of its so much devestating catastrophes. a few are because of robust common phenomena and erratic climate styles. Others may be placed all the way down to tragic human blunders: a miscalculation within the power of metal and without warning 86 males are overwhelmed underneath the twisted continues to be of the Quebec Bridge; a miscommunication among vessels in Halifax Harbour and 2,000 die, 9,000 are maimed and 25,000 are left homeless inside mins; a handful or faulty assumptions and seventy seven hungry sealers freeze to demise on an ice floe inside of strolling distance in their send. during this publication, tales and dramatic images disclose the human center: our will to outlive, our heroism, and our means to stand the worst. underneath the the surprise of headlines comes the wealthy tale of Canada's occasionally painful progress, a country that point after time has pulled jointly in drawback.