Tarō seawall

From The Era of Great Disasters: Japan and Its Three Major Earthquakes by Makoto Iokibe; Translated by Tony Gonzalez

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  • Figure 3.4. A massive seawall was built at Tarō following the 1933 Shōwa Sanriku Tsunami, but it was insufficient to stop the tsunami caused by the 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake.