Mount St Helens

Author: Rob Carson
Publisher: Sasquatch Books
ISBN: 157061248X
Size: 66.31 MB
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Documents the events leading up to and following the eruption of Mount St. Helens in May 1980 as well as the twenty-year process of the mountain's ecological rebirth.

Volcano

Author: Patricia Lauber
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0027545008
Size: 77.62 MB
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An account of how and why Mount St. Helens erupted in May 1980 and the destruction it caused, and a discussion of the return of life to that area.

Echoes Of Fury

Author: Frank Parchman
Publisher: Epicenter Press
ISBN: 9780974501437
Size: 77.67 MB
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Frank Parchman tells the riveting story of terror, survival, and recovery through the prespective of eight people whose lives are overwhelmed by cataclysmic events, among them: A geologist who asks a friend to take his place at a forward ...

In The Path Of Destruction

Author: Richard Waitt
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780874223231
Size: 43.17 MB
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"In the Path of Destruction" depicts the eruption through unforgettable, riveting narratives--the heart of a masterful chronology that also delivers engrossing science, history, and journalism.

Mount St Helens

Author: Rob Carson
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781570619793
Size: 80.97 MB
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That event had the force of thousands of atom bombs and destroyed 234 square miles of forestland. This highly visual book tells the scientific and human story of that cataclysm and the remarkable recovery that has occurred.

Floodpath

Author: Jon Wilkman
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 162040916X
Size: 36.62 MB
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Driven by eyewitness accounts and combining urban history with a life-and-death drama and a technological detective story, Floodpath grippingly reanimates the reality behind L.A. noir fictions such as the classic film Chinatown.

Krakatoa

Author: Simon Winchester
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141926236
Size: 42.39 MB
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He tells the story of the unrecognized genius who beat Darwin to the discovery of evolution; of Samuel Morse, his code and how rubber allowed the world to talk; of Alfred Wegener, the crack-pot German explorer and father of geology.

Quakeland

Author: Kathryn Miles
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698411463
Size: 44.59 MB
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Kathryn Miles descends into mines in the Northwest, dissects Mississippi levee engineering studies, uncovers the horrific risks of an earthquake in the Northeast, and interviews the seismologists, structual engineers, and emergency managers ...

The Prodigy S Cousin

Author: Joanne Ruthsatz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698168607
Size: 58.35 MB
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This inspiring tale of extraordinary children, indomitable parents, and a researcher’s unorthodox hunch is essential reading for anyone interested in the brain and human potential.