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The Earth in Turmoil: Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Their Impact on Humankind
The Earth in Turmoil describes earthquakes and volcanoes from the point of view of scientists who are trying to understand their causes and forecast future activity. Volcanologists risk their lives to scoop samples from an erupting volcano's throat. Geologists scratch at the desert floor, looking for traces of ancient tremors. Seismographers track and interpret the sudden...more
Hardcover, 275 pages
Published July 31st 1998 by W.H. Freeman & Company
(first published June 1998)
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