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Dynamic system approach to natural hazards

Dynamic system approach to natural hazards

proceedings of a symposium held on August 21, 1987, in Vancouver, Canada

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Published by Gebrüder Borntraeger in Berlin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geomorphology -- Congresses.,
  • Natural disasters -- Congresses.,
  • Geophysical prediction -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by A.E. Scheidegger and M.J. Haigh.
    SeriesZeitschrift für Geomorphologie = Annals of geomorphology = Annales de géomorphologie. Supplementband,, 67, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie., n.F., 67.
    ContributionsScheidegger, Adrian E., 1925-, Haigh, Martin J., 1950-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB400.2 .D94 1988
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p. :
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2126584M
    ISBN 103443210678
    LC Control Number88187867

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