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The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes: Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects

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The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes

Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects (1991)
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This book provides an account of the 1987 Ecuador earthquakes, evaluating the physical phenomena involved and the performance of structures and systems. It identifies and recommends cases where an in-depth study would contribute to improvement of our ability to analyze and forecast such failures and our preparedness, warning, rescue, recovery, and rehabilitation systems. The volume also describes how state-of-the-art knowledge can be applied to improve public safety and welfare.

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National Research Council. 1991. The March 5, 1987, Ecuador Earthquakes: Mass Wasting and Socioeconomic Effects. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/1857.

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184 pages | 6 x 9
Paperback
ISBN: 978-0-309-04444-8
DOI: https://doi.org/10.17226/1857
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