Why the Earth Quakes
ISBN10: 0393315274 ISBN13: 9780393315271 Contributors: Salvadori, Mario; Lilly, Michael (Illustrator) Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Feb 1 1997 Weight: 0.70lbs. Height: 9.50" Width: 6.00" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
In this excellent survey of earthquakes and their effects--their mystery, terror, and science (Christopher Arnold, president, Building Systems Development), two of the world's premier structural engineers take readers on a fascinating trip from the Earth's beginnings to recent developments in seismic technology. 100+ illustrations.