Disasters of the 20th Century

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Title

Disasters of the 20th Century

Subject

Educational Modules

Description

This educational module examines significant disasters of the 20th century and their lasting impact on the globe. These disasters fall into three categories including natural, man-made and biological. Some of these overlap each other and can fall within more than one category. For example, the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill which was both a man-made and biological disaster.

Creator

Chester Wallace

Source

Museum of History and Holocaust Education

Publisher

Kennesaw State University

Date

December 2020

Contributor

Tyler Crafton-Karnes
Adina Langer
Isabel Mann
Brittany Sealey
Helen Thomas

Rights

All Rights Reserved.

Format

Adobe Spark

Language

English

Type

Website
Interactive Resource

Coverage

United States 20th Century
United States 21st Century

Website Item Type Metadata

Geolocation

Citation

Chester Wallace, “Disasters of the 20th Century,” Digital Histories, accessed October 21, 2021, https://digitalhistories.kennesaw.edu/items/show/180.