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    • ISBN:9781444103113
    • Publication date:27 Aug 2010

Volcanoes, Earthquakes And Tsunamis: Teach Yourself

By David Rothery

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Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Tsunamis is the essential guide to what causes the most frightening geological events with which we are faced today. It covers plate tectonics, the intricacies of each terrible phenomina, and their effects as well as the impact they have on each other, how they can be predicted and, if possible, controlled.


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One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started.


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Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding.


THINGS TO REMEMBER

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Biographical Notes

David Rothery is a volcanologist, geologist, planetary scientist and Professor of Planetary Geosciences at the Open University.

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