6 edition of Nature"s extremes found in the catalog.
|Statement||Lawrence W. Cheek.|
|LC Classifications||F812 .C48 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||00100903|
The book is intended for the general reader, and as such the science has to be presented in balanced, comprehensible terms. This is a tricky task, with pitfalls on either side. About this book. The study of the statistics of extreme events is an essential first step in the mitigation of natural catastrophies, that often cause severe economic losses worldwide. This book is about the theoretical and practical aspects of the statistics of Extreme Events in Nature.
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The tsunami it generated turned into one of the worst known natural disasters when walls of water crashed across the Indian Ocean, causing waves to reach Somalia in Africa. The death toll, mainly in Indonesia and Sri Lanka, exceeded 'Extreme Scientists: Exploring Nature's Mysteries from Perilous Places' is another book in the Scientists in the Field series.
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It is a must-read for anyone concerned with the future of our planet. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: TV tie-in to the ITV "Savage Planet" series, this book is a compelling account of natural phenomena, a book about the effects of nature's extremes and a fascinating account of real life stories of tragedy and survival in the face of disaster.
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Humans are better able to prepare for and recover from extreme natural events if they understand the dangers.