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Earthshaking Science

What We Know (and Don"t Know) about Earthquakes

by Susan Elizabeth Hough

  • 36 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Popular science,
  • Vulcanology & seismology,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Earth Sciences - Seismology & Volcanism,
  • Earthquakes & Volcanoes,
  • Earth Sciences,
  • Science / Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Earthquakes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758835M
    ISBN 100691118191
    ISBN 109780691118192
    OCLC/WorldCa55497850


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