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The Resource Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction : a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Roy Chester

Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction : a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Roy Chester

Label
Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction : a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Title
Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction
Title remainder
a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Statement of responsibility
Roy Chester
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chester, R.
Dewey number
551.1/36
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE511.4
LC item number
.C44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plate tectonics
  • Continental drift
Label
Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction : a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Roy Chester
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 4
  • Toward Continental Drift
  • 46
  • Chapter 5
  • On the Road to Explaining Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis
  • 55
  • Chapter 6
  • Continental Drift: A Theory Without a Cause
  • 86
  • Chapter 7
  • Introduction: The Time Before Science
  • New Horizons
  • 97
  • Chapter 8
  • Seafloor Spreading
  • 103
  • Chapter 9
  • Plot Thickens
  • 114
  • Chapter 10
  • Cycle of Birth, Life, and Destruction
  • 1
  • 123
  • Chapter 11
  • Plate Tectonics: The Earth Science "Theory of Everything"
  • 130
  • Chapter 12
  • Hydrothermal Activity: A New Ocean World
  • 143
  • Chapter 13
  • Plate Tectonics and Volcanoes
  • 157
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 14
  • Plate Tectonics and Earthquakes
  • 169
  • Chapter 15
  • Plate Tectonics and Tsunamis
  • 174
  • Chapter 16
  • Predicting and Mitigating Against Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis
  • 177
  • Beginnings
  • 19
  • Chapter 3
  • New Battles
  • 32
Control code
ocm183265147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 242 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780814409206
Lccn
2008012702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183265147
  • (OCoLC)183265147
  • (Sirsi) a950718
Label
Furnace of creation, cradle of destruction : a journey to the birthplace of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Roy Chester
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 4
  • Toward Continental Drift
  • 46
  • Chapter 5
  • On the Road to Explaining Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis
  • 55
  • Chapter 6
  • Continental Drift: A Theory Without a Cause
  • 86
  • Chapter 7
  • Introduction: The Time Before Science
  • New Horizons
  • 97
  • Chapter 8
  • Seafloor Spreading
  • 103
  • Chapter 9
  • Plot Thickens
  • 114
  • Chapter 10
  • Cycle of Birth, Life, and Destruction
  • 1
  • 123
  • Chapter 11
  • Plate Tectonics: The Earth Science "Theory of Everything"
  • 130
  • Chapter 12
  • Hydrothermal Activity: A New Ocean World
  • 143
  • Chapter 13
  • Plate Tectonics and Volcanoes
  • 157
  • Chapter 2
  • Chapter 14
  • Plate Tectonics and Earthquakes
  • 169
  • Chapter 15
  • Plate Tectonics and Tsunamis
  • 174
  • Chapter 16
  • Predicting and Mitigating Against Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis
  • 177
  • Beginnings
  • 19
  • Chapter 3
  • New Battles
  • 32
Control code
ocm183265147
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 242 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780814409206
Lccn
2008012702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)183265147
  • (OCoLC)183265147
  • (Sirsi) a950718

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