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            Volcanoes of Auckland: A Field Guide
             

            Volcanoes of Auckland: A Field Guide (Paperback)

            By Hayward, Bruce W.; Photographs by Jamieson, Alastair

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            A fully illustrated field guide for Aucklanders and visitors to take with them out among the 53 volcanoes that shape this city.

            ISBN 9781869409012
            Published NZ 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age General Audience
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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...r and the most frequently affected areas of the country.
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            ISBN 9781869664862
            Published NZ 1 Jun 2018
            Publisher New Holland Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            100 Facts Volcanoes
             

            100 Facts Volcanoes (Paperback)

            By Oxlade, Chris

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            This series presents the world of volcanoes in detail. Discover why volcanoes erupt, read about some of the most extreme eruptions in history, and find out how volcanologists are able to predict future eruptions.

            ISBN 9781848101500
            Released NZ 21 Sep 2009
            Publisher Miles Kelly Publishing Ltd
            Interest Age Children
            Series 100 Facts
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            Infographic: How It Works: Our Planet

            Infographic: How It Works: Our Planet (Paperback)

            By Richards, Jon

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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
            Released NZ 11 Jun 2019
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Infographic: How It Works
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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 ...quakes' impact on early British settlers, and predictions of larger movements along the Wellington Fault in New Zealand's future making it a compelling read for science and history buffs alike.
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            ISBN 9780864736864
            Published NZ 11 Apr 2011
            Publisher 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 NZ 1 Sep 2011
            Publisher Auckland University Press
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            Volcanoes & Earthquakes

            Volcanoes & Earthquakes (Paperback)

            By Petrone, Chiara Maria; Scandone, Roberto; Whittaker, Alex

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            A fully illustrated and engaging introduction to earthquakes, volcanoes and plate tectonics.

            ISBN 9781486312740
            Published NZ 1 Oct 2019
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes: Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects

            The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes: Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Research Council, National; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems; on Natural Disasters, Committee; Schuster, R. L.

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            Provides an account of the 1987 Ecuador earthquakes, evaluating the physical phenomena involved and the performance of structures and systems. This book identifies and recommends cases where a study would contribute to improvement of our ability to analyze and forecast such failu...res.
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            ISBN 9780309044448
            Released NZ 15 Jan 1991
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Natural Disaster Studies: A Series
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            Mount Rainier: Active Cascade Volcano

            Mount Rainier: Active Cascade Volcano (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Geodynamics Committee, U. S.; Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Research Council, National; Academy of Sciences, National

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            Develops a research plan to study and monitor Mount Rainier, an active Cascade volcano located about 35 km southeast of the Seattle-Tacoma metropolitan area. This book also addresses issues of communication and coordination among geoscientists, social scientists, planners, and re...sponsible authorities.
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            ISBN 9780309050838
            Released NZ 15 Jan 1994
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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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
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2003
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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