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Earthquake Alaska--are we prepared?

Earthquake Alaska--are we prepared?

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Reports Section, distributor] in [Reston, Va.?], [Denver, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquake hazard analysis -- Alaska -- Congresses,
  • Earthquakes -- Alaska -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEarthquake Alaska, are we prepared?
    Statementedited by Rodney Combellick, Roger Head, Randall Updike ; prepared in cooperation with Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys.
    GenreCongresses.
    SeriesOpen-file report -- 94-218., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 94-218.
    ContributionsCombellick, R. A., Head, Roger., Updike, Randall G., Geological Survey (U.S.), Alaska. Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationiv, 192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17011133M
    OCLC/WorldCa33158630

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