1 edition of Dynamic system approach to natural hazards found in the catalog.
Dynamic system approach to natural hazards
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||edited by A.E. Scheidegger and M.J. Haigh.|
|Series||Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie = Annals of geomorphology = Annales de géomorphologie. Supplementband,, 67, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie., n.F., 67.|
|Contributions||Scheidegger, Adrian E., 1925-, Haigh, Martin J., 1950-|
|LC Classifications||GB400.2 .D94 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||113 p. :|
|Number of Pages||113|
|LC Control Number||88187867|
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