More Details about Natural Hazards And Disasters

General Information  
Author(s)Donald Hyndman and David Hyndman
PublisherThomson Learning
ISBN9780495112105
Pages510
BindingSoftbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearOctober 2006

Description

Are natural disasters preventable? With NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTERS, 2005 HURRICANE EDITION you'll find out. Written by a father-and-son team of geologists, NATURAL HAZARDS AND DISASTERS, 2005 HURRICANE EDITION gives you scientific information on natural hazards including earthquakes, hurricanes, floods, and volcanic eruptions in an easy-to-understand format. Plus, this natural disasters textbook gives you the real story on the devastating 2005 hurricane season, including a focus on Hurricane Katrina. Packed with study tools, this is a textbook that'll help you succeed.