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Encyclopedia of earthquakes and volcanoes

Author: David Ritchie; Alexander E Gates
Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, ©2001.
Series: Facts on File science library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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This work explains the specific terms and concepts associated with the sciences of catastrophe - seismology and volcanology - and covers the places of the world where these destructive phenomena have  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Ritchie; Alexander E Gates
ISBN: 0816043728 9780816043729 0816045836 9780816045839
OCLC Number: 52264981
Description: ix, 306 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Appendix A. Chronology of Earthquakes and Volcanic Eruptions 263 --
Appendix B. Eyewitness Accounts of Major Eruptions and Quakes 268.
Series Title: Facts on File science library.
Responsibility: David Ritchie and Alexander E. Gates.

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