Extreme waves /

"The lessons of the 2004 Bay of Bengal tsunami and the damage wrought by tidal surges in New Orleans underscore the need for better tracking and prediction of extreme waves. This book presents a history of waves. It covers both the stories as well as incidents that are less well-known."--W...

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Main Author: Smith, Craig B.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. : Joseph Henry Press, c2006.
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