This book is an excellent one, I would say. Enjoyed reading it! To add, introducing one quote at the beginning of each chapter was really a great idea! I would specially thank the author, Bruce A. Bolt as every effort was made to bring all the relevant data and illustrations to the reader.
However, the contents are arranged in a rather slovenly way. I was striving in navigating through and sticking to the lessons.
Bruce Bolt was a Professor of Earth and Planetary Science at the University of California, Berkeley. Professor Bolt was a seismologist known as pioneer of engineering seismology. He served for 15 years on the California Seismic Safety Committee leading public debate on earthquake safety in that state, and acted as a consultant on major projects throughout the world. As well, Bolt pu ...more