Earthquakes Fifth Edition (2003), by Bruce Bolt, published by W. H. Freeman. This acclaimed book provides an introduction to topics such as geologic faults, intensity patterns, plate tectonics, secondary effects of earthquakes (such as tsunami), and protection of people and property. For this edition, the chapter sequence has been reorganized to facilitate learning the broad concepts before the details. The book features new exercises and Web references that give students the opportunity to work with data the way field seismologists do. A companion Web site, http://bcs.whfreeman.com/earthquakes/, has free resources for students and instructors using the textbook. ISBN 0-7167-5618-8; 320...

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