This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
This work provides an account of the history - ranging from the Earth's beginnings to recent developments in seismic technology - of the understanding of earthquakes. It explores the nature of earthquakes and volcanoes, the prediction of their behaviour and an up-to-date description of the measures that can taken to provide protection from them. The stories of some of the worst natural disasters are described, including Lisbon, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Alaska, Vesuvius, Krakatau, Mount St Helens and Kobe.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Matthy Levy is an architectural engineer and principal of Weidlinger Associates.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New. 100% Money Back Guarantee! Ships within 1 business day, includes tracking. Carefully packed. Successful business for 25 Years!. Seller Inventory # mon0000002222
Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. HARDCOVER, BRAND NEW, Perfect Shape, No Remainder Mark,Fast Shipping With Online Tracking, International Orders shipped Global Priority Air Mail, All orders handled with care and shipped promptly in secure packaging, we ship Mon-Sat and send shipment confirmation emails. Our customer service is friendly, we answer emails fast, accept returns and work hard to deliver 100% Customer Satisfaction!. Seller Inventory # 9040569
Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0393037746
Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc, 1995. Paperback. Condition: New. 1st - may be Reissue. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 0393037746n