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

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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
Dewey number
  • 551
  • 904.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE506
LC item number
.P76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero
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Catastrophes! : earthquakes, tsunamis, tornadoes, and other earth-shattering disasters, Donald R. Prothero
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-313) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : catastrophism and uniformitarianism -- Earthquakes : the Earth in upheaval -- Tsunamis : the sea rises up -- Volcanoes : hell's cauldron -- Landslides : gravity always wins -- Floods : raging waters -- Hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons : nature on the rampage -- Tornadoes : funnels of death -- Blizzards : 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?
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13627824
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
326 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780801896927
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) WAI185552
  • (OCoLC)631745137

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