The Resource Awesome forces : the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand, edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell

Awesome forces : the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand, edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell

Label
Awesome forces : the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand
Title
Awesome forces
Title remainder
the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand
Statement of responsibility
edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Massively revised and updated in 2012, this introduction to New Zealand's natural hazards and disasters is now more relevant than ever. Informative, instructive and very generously illustrated - and written by some of New Zealand's leading scientists - this massively revised and updated edition of our bestselling title contains all-new sections on climate change and the social and emotional impact of disasters, making it more relevant than ever." -- Publishers blurb
Cataloging source
NZNB
Dewey number
559.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Awesome forces : the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand, edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell
Label
Awesome forces : the natural hazards that threaten New Zealand, edited by Geoff Hicks and Hamish Campbell
Publication
Note
  • Previous ed.: 1998
  • Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Tsunami: the last wave
  • Willem de Lange
  • Extreme weather: wet 'n' wild
  • Jim Salinger
  • Human side of hazards: when nature and people collide
  • Emma Doyle, David Johnstone and Sarbjit Johal
  • Our place: the forces that shaped New Zealand
  • Hamish Campbell
  • Volcanoes: blow up
  • Graham Leonard and Bruce Houghton
  • Earthquakes: the big one
  • Kate Clark, Alan Hull and Russ van Dissen
  • Landslides: beware of falling rocks
  • Eileen and Mauri McSaveney
  • Our place: the forces that shaped New Zealand / Hamish Campbell -- Volcanoes: blow up / Graham Leonard and Bruce Houghton -- Earthquakes: the big one / Kate Clark, Alan Hull and Russ van Dissen -- Landslides: beware of falling rocks / Eileen and Mauri McSaveney -- Tsunami: the last wave / Willem de Lange -- Extreme weather: wet 'n' wild / Jim Salinger -- The human side of hazards: when nature and people collide / Emma Doyle, David Johnstone and Sarbjit Johal
  • Previous ed.: 1998. -Includes index. -"Published in association with EQC and GNS Science." -Our place: the forces that shaped New Zealand / Hamish Campbell -- Volcanoes: blow up / Graham Leonard and Bruce Houghton -- Earthquakes: the big one / Kate Clark, Alan Hull and Russ van Dissen -- Landslides: beware of falling rocks / Eileen and Mauri McSaveney -- Tsunami: the last wave / Willem de Lange -- Extreme weather: wet 'n' wild / Jim Salinger -- The human side of hazards: when nature and people collide / Emma Doyle, David Johnstone and Sarbjit Johal
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14218837
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28 cm.
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Edition
Revised edition
Extent
ix, 153 pages
Isbn
9781877385872
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) TG266082
  • (NLNZils)1555396
  • (OCoLC)802390528
  • (Nz)14218837

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