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Natural Hazards: Earth's Processes as Hazards, Disasters and Catastrophes (2nd Edition)

 
 
 
 
Natural Hazards: Earth's Processes as Hazards, Disasters and Catastrophes (2nd Edition)
Author: Edward A. Keller - Robert H. Blodgett
ISBN 13: 9780132318648
ISBN 10: 132318644
Edition: 2
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication Date: 2007-10-08
Format: Paperback
Pages: 512
List Price: $93.80
 
 

A book designed for readers interested in the environment, this is an excellent source for Earth science information about hazardous Earth processes which affect virtually everyone living on this planet. Book includes Hazard City CD-ROM for exersices that put students in the role of a practicing geologist. Interesting and well-written, this book includes broad coverage of many natural hazards, including earthquakes, volcanoes, flooding, landslides, coastal erosion, extreme weather, and wildfires. For those interested in a comprehensive book about our environment and the impact of natural hazardous processes; also useful as a reference work for science writers and editors.