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The million death quake : the science of predicting Earth's deadliest natural disaster

Author: Roger Musson
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.
Series: MacSci
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One of the world's leading seismologists looks at the dangers of megaquakes, and explains where they'll next strike, why they're becoming more lethal, and what science and engineering are doing to save lives.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Musson
ISBN: 9780230119413 0230119417
OCLC Number: 798407452
Description: pages cm.
Series Title: MacSci
Responsibility: by Roger Musson.

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'...an excellent read presenting the levelheaded detachment of an academic expert in the entertaining guise of a popular science book.' -Engineering & Technology Magazine

 
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