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Main Title Natural hazards and environmental change /
Author McGuire, Bill,
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Mason, Ian
Kilburn, Christopher R. J.
Publisher Arnold ; Oxford University Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 47193563
ISBN 0340742194 (hb); 9780340742198 (hb); 0340742208 (pb); 9780340742204 (pb)
Subjects Natural disasters--Environmental aspects. ; Ecological disturbances.
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Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0614/2002282234-d.html
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EIAM  GB5014.M3964 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 09/27/2002
ELAM  GB5014.M3964 2002 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 06/18/2012
Collation xii, 187 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-180).
Contents Notes
Natural hazards : an introduction -- Windstorms in a warmer world -- Floods and other weather-related hazards in a changing climate -- Landslides and environmental change -- Volcanoes and environmental change -- Sea-level change as a trigger of natural hazards -- Asteroid and comet impacts as initiators of environmental change -- Environmental change and natural hazards : prospects for the future. This text highlights and critically evaluates the accumulating evidence for an intimate link between natural hazards - both in terms of type and frequency - and environmental change.