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The Resource Why the earth quakes, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori ; illustrations by Michael Lilly

Why the earth quakes, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori ; illustrations by Michael Lilly

Label
Why the earth quakes
Title
Why the earth quakes
Statement of responsibility
Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori ; illustrations by Michael Lilly
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses origins, causes, and historical occurrences, of earthquakes and volcanoes and how to prepare for them
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Matthys
Dewey number
551.2/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE522
LC item number
.L48 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1907-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Salvadori, Mario
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Volcanoes
  • Earthquakes
  • Vulkanisme
  • Aardbevingen
  • Erdbeben
Label
Why the earth quakes, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori ; illustrations by Michael Lilly
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=007208669&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cracked egg -- Fire goddess -- Mountains of Vulcan -- Lisbon, 1755 -- Birth of seismology -- Measuring earthquakes -- Kanto earthquake -- Resisting earthquakes -- Great fault -- Three minutes in Anchorage -- Precursors and predictions -- Seismic isolation -- Social consequences: Codes and public policy -- Risk and preparedness -- Echoes of the big bang
Control code
180791
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780393037746
Lccn
95001021
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31971414
  • (OCoLC)31971414
Label
Why the earth quakes, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori ; illustrations by Michael Lilly
Link
http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=007208669&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Cracked egg -- Fire goddess -- Mountains of Vulcan -- Lisbon, 1755 -- Birth of seismology -- Measuring earthquakes -- Kanto earthquake -- Resisting earthquakes -- Great fault -- Three minutes in Anchorage -- Precursors and predictions -- Seismic isolation -- Social consequences: Codes and public policy -- Risk and preparedness -- Echoes of the big bang
Control code
180791
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
215 p.
Isbn
9780393037746
Lccn
95001021
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm31971414
  • (OCoLC)31971414

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