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The Resource Firefly guide to global hazards, Robert Kovach and Bill McGuire

Firefly guide to global hazards, Robert Kovach and Bill McGuire

Label
Firefly guide to global hazards
Title
Firefly guide to global hazards
Statement of responsibility
Robert Kovach and Bill McGuire
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A compelling, richly illustrated guide to the many large-scale natural disasters that affect life on Earth, both globally and locally. The guide is vital reading for those interested in the environment, geophysics and current affairs. It provides clear descriptions of all types of hazards and the threats they pose
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kovach, Robert L.
Dewey number
551
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGuire, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Natural disasters
Label
Firefly guide to global hazards, Robert Kovach and Bill McGuire
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Tsunami -- Waves -- Storm surges -- Coastal erosion -- Ice hazards -- Flooding -- Winds -- Hurricanes -- Tornadoes -- Storms -- Rain and hail -- Lightning -- Snow and ice -- Avalanches -- Landslides -- Desertification -- Drought and famine -- Fires -- Diseases -- Water pollution -- Ozone depletion -- Acid rain -- Land contamination -- Habitat and species loss -- Global warming -- El Nino -- Meteorites and comets -- Great expectations
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781552978153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm51446592
  • 409292
Label
Firefly guide to global hazards, Robert Kovach and Bill McGuire
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Tsunami -- Waves -- Storm surges -- Coastal erosion -- Ice hazards -- Flooding -- Winds -- Hurricanes -- Tornadoes -- Storms -- Rain and hail -- Lightning -- Snow and ice -- Avalanches -- Landslides -- Desertification -- Drought and famine -- Fires -- Diseases -- Water pollution -- Ozone depletion -- Acid rain -- Land contamination -- Habitat and species loss -- Global warming -- El Nino -- Meteorites and comets -- Great expectations
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781552978153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm51446592
  • 409292

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