The Geology of Earthquakes
The geological causes and effects of earthquakes
First edition, third printing hardback bound in the original laminate boards. 28.5 × 22cm, 568pp.
Written for students and readers with a general science background, this book focuses on geological causes and effects of earthquakes, based in particular on field studies of occurences worldwide. Introductory chapters provide background for understanding the earthquake geology of subduction zones. Also described are the surface effects of earthquake shaking and application of earthquake geology to hazard evaluation and planning.
Very good condition, with a little light scratching to the covers.