Le mystérieux tsunami de 1700 au Japon

La vague par Hokusai
La vague par Hokusai ©Getty - Fine Art
La vague par Hokusai ©Getty - Fine Art
La vague par Hokusai ©Getty - Fine Art

Le mystérieux tsunami de 1700 au Japon.

Articles scientifiques:

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  • Rosen J. The subduction zone observatory takes shape. Science 2016, 353:1347-8.
  • Cartwright J, Nakamura H. What kind of a wave is Hokusai’s Great Wave off Kanagawa ? Notes and Records of the Royal Society 2009, 63:119-35.
  • Yamaguchi D, Atwater B, Bunker D, et coll. Tree-ring dating the 1700 Cascadia earthquake. Nature 1997, 389:922-3.
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  • Kanamori H, Heaton T. The wake of a legendary earthquake. Nature 1996, 379:203-4.
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  • Atwater B, Moore A. A tsunami about 1000 years ago in Puget Sound, Washington. Science 1992, 258:1614-7.
  • Atwater B, Stuiver M, Yamaguchi D. Radiocarbon test of earthquake magnitude at the Cascadia subduction zone. Nature 1991, 353:156-8.
  • Heaton T. Cascadia subduction zone. The calm before the quake? Nature 1990, 343:511-2.
  • Atwater B. Evidence for great holocene earthquakes along the outer coast of Washington state. Science 1987, 236: 942-4
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  • Brian Atwater, Musumi-Rokkaku Satoko, Satake Kenji, Tsuji Yoshinobu, Ueda Kazue, David Yamaguchi. The orphan Tsunami of 1700. Japanese clues to an earthquake in North-America. United States Geological Survey, University of Washington press, 2015.
  • Jerry Thompson. Cascadia's Fault: The coming earthquake and tsunami that could devastate North America. Counterpoint LLC, 2012.
  • Anthologie : Haïkus. Seuil, Points Poésie, 2006.
  • Haïku : Anthologie du poème court japonais. Gallimard, Poésie, 2002.
  • Shuichi Kato. Histoire de la littérature japonaise. Tome 2 : L'Isolement du XVIIe au XIXe siècle. Fayard/Intertextes, 1986.


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