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Earthquakes

Author: Mark Maslin; Nick Hawken; Tim Mayer
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, ©2000.
Series: Restless planet.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the nature and causes of earthquakes, the damage they do, ways to predict them, and numerous earthquake disasters throughout the world.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Maslin; Nick Hawken; Tim Mayer
ISBN: 0739813285 9780739813287
OCLC Number: 41940133
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 28 cm.
Contents: What Causes Earthquakes? 8 --
Detecting and Measuring Earthquakes 16 --
Earthquake Hazards 18 --
Earthquake Disasters 24 --
Tsunamis 32 --
Relief and Rescue 36 --
Predicting Earthquakes 40.
Series Title: Restless planet.
Responsibility: Mark Maslin.

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Describes the nature and causes of earthquakes, the damage they do, ways to predict them, and numerous earthquake disasters throughout the world.

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