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The Circle of Fire: The Great Chain of Volcanoes and Earth Faults

Carl Heintze - Earthquakes - 1968 - 161 pages
Describes the origin, history, and present day influence of the chain of volcanoes, earth faults, and ocean trenches which rims the Pacific Ocean.
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Volcanic Eruptions, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis

Sean McCollum - Earthquakes - 2007 - 80 pages
Explores the underground causes of these natural disasters and shows how scientists seek to save lives through a greater understanding of Earth's geology.
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Earthquakes: The Science Behind Seismic Shocks and Tsunamis

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia B. Silverstein, Laura Silverstein Nunn - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 48 pages
"Examines the science behind earthquakes and tsunamis, including what makes them happen, where they occur, how they are measured, and tips to stay safe during an earthquake ...
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Earthquake: Nature and Culture

Andrew Robinson - Nature - 2013 - 208 pages
The 2011 devastating, tsunami-triggering quake off the coast of Japan and 2010’s horrifying destruction in Haiti reinforce the fact that large cities in every continent are at ...
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Tremor!: Earthquake Technology in the Space Age

Eloise Paananen - Science - 1982 - 126 pages
Explains the reasons for earthquakes and discusses the relatively new field of seismology. Gives advice for what to do before, during, and after a tremor.
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Joyce Pope - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1998 - 32 pages
Explains how and why earthquakes happen, their effect on the environment, and how potential catastrophies could be prevented by predicting when earthquakes might occur.
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