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Megadisasters : the science of predicting the next catastrophe / Florin Diacu.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 904.5 DIACU (Text) 37500003311806 Nonfiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 904 DIACU (Text) 33946002277932 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780691133508 (hardcover : alk. paper) :
  • ISBN: 0691133506 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 195 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2010]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [181]-192) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Glimpsing the future -- Walls of water : tsunamis -- Land in upheaval : earthquakes -- Chimneys of hell : volcanic eruptions -- Giants whirlwinds : hurricanes, cyclones, and typhoons -- Mutant seasons : rapid climate change -- Earth in collision : cosmic impacts -- Economic breakdown : financial crashes -- Tiny killers : pandemics -- Models and prediction : how far can we go?
Subject: Natural disasters > Forecasting.
Weather forecasting.
Tsunamis.
Earthquakes.
Volcanic eruptions.

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