Directions in paleoseismology
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Directions in paleoseismology proceedings of conference XXXIX, 22-25 April 1987, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in Denver, Colo .
Written in English


  • Seismology -- Congresses.,
  • Earthquake hazards assessment -- Congresses.

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Other titlesProceedings of conference XXXIX - Directions in Paleoseismology.
Statementsponsored by U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake-Hazards Reduction Program ; editors, Anthony J. Crone and Eleanor M. Omdahl.
SeriesOpen-file report / United States Department of the Interior, Geological Survey -- 87-673., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 87-673.
ContributionsCrone, Anthony J., National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (U.S.). Conference, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 456 p. :
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17697456M

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