Ring of Fire: An Encyclopedia of the Pacific Rim's Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Volcanoes

Ring of Fire: An Encyclopedia of the Pacific Rim's Earthquakes, Tsunamis, and Volcanoes


The writer examines normal mess ups round the Pacific Rim all through background including medical information context to supply enlightening―and hugely readable―entries.

• gains nearly a hundred alphabetically prepared entries with insights into particular failures, expertise, key geographic gains of the realm, major humans, cultural ideals, and more

• features a normal advent and assessment of the geography and tectonic task within the Pacific Rim countries

• deals either ancient and clinical details

• Explains complicated common phenomena and medical suggestions utilizing nontechnical language and transparent illustrations

• offers proper cross-references to comparable subject matters in addition to to articles, books, and internet sites that provide extra information

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