Damage and Recovery after the Wenchuan Earthquake
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In The China Educational Development Yearbook, Volume 2 | ISBN: 9789004173545

At 14:28 on May 12, 2008, an 8.0 magnitude earthquake struck Wenchuan County, Sichuan Province. It was the most destructive earthquake affecting the most people since the founding of New China. Huge economic losses and a…

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Zeng, Guohua, “Damage and Recovery after the Wenchuan Earthquake”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 16 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_C9789004173545_008>



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