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The Resource Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero

Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero

Label
Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters
Title
Catastrophes!
Title remainder
earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters
Statement of responsibility
Donald R. Prothero
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prothero, Donald R
Dewey number
551
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Catastrophes (Geology)
Label
Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-313) and index
Contents
Earthquakes : the Earth in upheaval -- Tsunamis : the sea rises up -- Volcanoes : the Earth's cauldron -- Landslides : gravity always wins -- Floods : raging waters -- Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons : nature on the rampage -- Tornadoes : funnels of disaster -- Blizzard : white death -- Ice ages : frozen planet -- Greenhouse planet : too hot to handle? -- Mass extinctions : when life nearly died -- Can we survive nature and our own folly?
Control code
BK0009433151
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801896927
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2010019631
Other physical details
ill (some col.), maps
System control number
(Sirsi) l2010019631
Label
Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-313) and index
Contents
Earthquakes : the Earth in upheaval -- Tsunamis : the sea rises up -- Volcanoes : the Earth's cauldron -- Landslides : gravity always wins -- Floods : raging waters -- Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons : nature on the rampage -- Tornadoes : funnels of disaster -- Blizzard : white death -- Ice ages : frozen planet -- Greenhouse planet : too hot to handle? -- Mass extinctions : when life nearly died -- Can we survive nature and our own folly?
Control code
BK0009433151
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 326 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801896927
Isbn Type
: HRD
Lccn
2010019631
Other physical details
ill (some col.), maps
System control number
(Sirsi) l2010019631

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