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            EARTHQUAKES!: SHAKING NEW ZEALAND
              

            EARTHQUAKES!: SHAKING NEW ZEALAND (Paperback)

            By Gill, Maria

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            Thousands of Earthquakes occur in New Zealand every year, some so small we don't feel them. Others such as the recent quakes in Christchurch and Kaikoura cause significant damage. This book explains what causes earthquakes and why New Zealand has so many, what types of quake occu ...

            ISBN 9781869664862
            Published 1 June 2018 by New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Tongariro Field Guide
             

            Tongariro Field Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Williams, Karen

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            A field guide to the volcanoes, volcanic features and dramatic landscapes of Tongariro National Park. New Zealand sits precariously on the collision zone between the continental Australian Plate and the Oceanic Pacific Plate, one of the most active tectonic settings in the world. ...

            ISBN 9781775535300
            Published 6 December 2013 by Random House
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Infographic: How It Works: Our Planet
             

            Infographic: How It Works: Our Planet (Paperback)

            By Wayland Publishers

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            If you've ever wondered what keeps Planet Earth ticking, you've come to the right place. Using fascinating infographics, discover the fundamental processes of the planet we call home: how mountains grow, the tides work and lightning occurs.

            ISBN 9780750299688
            Release Date 11 June 2019 by Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Infographic: How It Works
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            The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us (and What We Can Do about Them)
             

            The Big Ones: How Natural Disasters Have Shaped Us (and What We Can Do about Them) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Jones, Lucy

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            By the world-renowned seismologist, a riveting history of natural disasters, their impact on our culture, and new ways of thinking about the ones to come Earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, hurricanes, volcanoes--they stem from the same forces that give our planet life. It is only whe ...

            ISBN 9780525434283
            Published 19 March 2019 by Anchor Books
            Interest Age General Audience
            Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 19 Mar 2019.
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            The Visitation: The Earthquakes of 1848 and the destruction of Wellington
              

            The Visitation: The Earthquakes of 1848 and the destruction of Wellington (Paperback)

            By Grapes, Rodney

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            Wellington was only a fledgling settlement of some 3,000 people when it was struck by a cluster of devastating earthquakes in 1848. Now the authoritative text on this event, this scientific and historic account explains the cause of the earthquakes, the geological aftermath, the ...

            ISBN 9780864736864
            Published 11 April 2011 by Victoria University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Volcanoes of Auckland: The Essential Guide
               

            Volcanoes of Auckland: The Essential Guide (Paperback)

            By Hayward, Bruce W.; Maitland, Gordon; Murdoch, Graeme

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            Through authoritative text, newly commissioned maps, spectacular new aerial photography, and large numbers of contemporary and historic illustrations, the book brings to life the nature and culture of the region's volcanic life.

            ISBN 9781869404796
            Published 1 September 2011 by Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Quakeland: Preparing For America's Next Devastating Earthquake

            Quakeland: Preparing For America's Next Devastating Earthquake (Hardback)

            By Miles, Kathryn

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            A journey around the United States in search of the truth about the threat of earthquakes leads to spine-tingling discoveries, unnerving experts, and ultimately the kind of preparations that will actually help guide us through disasters. It's a road trip full of surprises.Earthqu ...

            ISBN 9780525955184
            Published 15 September 2017 by Penguin
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Living on an Active Earth: Perspectives on Earthquake Science

            Living on an Active Earth: Perspectives on Earthquake Science (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            By on the Science of Earthquakes, Committee; Board on Earth Sciences & Resources; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National; Academy of Sciences, National

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            The destructive force of earthquakes has stimulated human inquiry since ancient times. This book describes the growth and origins of earthquake science and identifies research and data collection efforts that strengthen the scientific and social contributions of this discipline.

            ISBN 9780309065627
            Published 15 August 2003 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            Improved Seismic Monitoring - Improved Decision-Making: Assessing the Value of Reduced Uncertainty

            Improved Seismic Monitoring - Improved Decision-Making: Assessing the Value of Reduced Uncertainty (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Committee on the Economic Benefits of Improved Seismic Monitoring; Committee on Seismology and Geodynamics; Board on Earth Sciences & Resources; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National

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            Describes and assesses the varied economic benefits derived from modernizing and expanding seismic monitoring activities in the United States. These benefits include more effective loss avoidance regulations and strategies, improved understanding of earthquake processes, better e ...

            ISBN 9780309096959
            Published 15 January 2006 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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            The Eruption of Nevado Del Ruiz Volcano Colombia, South America, November 13, 1985

            The Eruption of Nevado Del Ruiz Volcano Colombia, South America, November 13, 1985 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; of Natural Hazard Mitigation, Division; on Natural Disasters, Committee

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            On November 13, 1985, catastrophic mudflows swept down the slopes of the erupting Nevado del Ruiz volcano. This volume analyzes the disaster's many aspects: the extent, constitution, and behavior of the mudflows; the nature of damage to structures; the status of the area's disast ...

            ISBN 9780309044776
            Published 15 January 1991 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Natural Disaster Studies: A Series
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