Earthquake /

Discusses the causes and effects of earthquakes, examines the destructive power of historic and modern earthquakes, and explains how scientists use tools to predict them. Includes related projects.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Dudman, John
Format: Book
Published: New York : Thomson Learning, 1993.
Series:The Violent earth
Table of Contents:
  • An earthquake strikes
  • Why earthquakes happen
  • The earthquakes power
  • Twentieth-century earthquakes
  • Predicting earthquakes
  • Relief and rescue
  • Preventing earthquake damage
  • Projects.