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After the Earth quakes

elastic rebound on an Urban planet

by Susan Elizabeth Hough

  • 170 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Elastic rebound theory,
  • Earthquakes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Susan Elizabeth Hough and Roger G. Bilham.
    ContributionsBilham, Roger G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE539.2.E42 H67 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3295654M
    ISBN 100195179137
    LC Control Number2004018347

    While Earthquake Resurrection focused on the pattern of earthquakes coinciding with the resurrection of the dead to immortaility, Then His Voice Shook the Earth focuses on how the voice of the Lord shook the earth and Mt. Sinai and will once more shake both the earth and the heavens.   Paul Farmer talks in his new book, “Haiti After the Earthquake,” about how far the country still has to go—and the devastation he witnessed. Rob Verger Updated Jul. 13, PM ET.

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