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List of disasters

This is a list of disasters, both natural and man-made.

Table of contents
1 Classical-Era Disasters
2 Modern-Era Disasters
3 Dam Disasters
4 Environmental Disasters
5 Nuclear Disasters
6 War Disasters
7 Air Disasters
8 Railroad Disasters
9 Ship and Ferry Disasters
10 External Links

Classical-Era Disasters

Modern-Era Disasters

Dam Disasters

Environmental Disasters

Nuclear Disasters

War Disasters

An attack with much collateral damage may be considered a disaster, such as the attack on KdF Ship Wilhelm Gustloff, 1945, the worst or perhaps second worst maritime incident in history, in terms of loss of life in a single vessel (see also note at the end of the article RMS Titanic).

Air Disasters

This is a list of disasters involving objects in flight or near-flight. See also: List of space disasters, List of accidents and incidents on commercial airliners, Incidents in Aviation

Railroad Disasters

Ship and Ferry Disasters

See also: List of shipwrecks

External Links

Almanac of Disasters