When the snakes awake : animals and earthquake prediction /

Two days before an earthquake struck Helice, Greece, in 373 B.C., the snakes, weasels, and worms deserted the city. Minutes before the Naples quake of 1805, oxen, sheep, dogs, and geese cried out in unison. A herd of horses tore loose and ran off in panic just prior to the San Francisco earthquake o...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Tributsch, Helmut, 1943-
Format: Book
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1982.
Online Access:First Chapter