Sites about the major earthquake of January 17, 1995 which was epicentered at Akachi and caused widespread casualties and damage to Kobe and its vicinity.
Websites submitted here must be Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake related and in English. Sites in Japanese should be submitted to the appropriate World/Japanese subcategory.
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Aftermath of the Kobe Earthquake
Contain one report of the damage produced by the 1995-Hanshin/Awaji earthquake in Kobe, Japan. Mostly concerned with the damage to bridges.
The Great Hanshin Earthquake
Includes four short essays on how the quake provoked considerable discussion in Japan and abroad about lessons to be learned. (March 01, 1995)
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