Seismic Sea Waves : Tsunamis


MURTY, T.S. Seismic Sea Waves : Tsunamis. Ottawa: Department of Fisheries and the Environment, Fisheries and Marine Service, 1977. Pp. (4),v-ix,(1),1-337,(1), with appendix microfilm in pouch at rear. Illustrated with charts.Map endpapers. 8vo, red cloth with white lettering to front and spine. Bul letin of the Fisheries Research Board of Canada, Bulletin 198. "Seismic SeaWaves - Tsunamis represents eight years of research, detailed studies, and analysis by the author. Current knowledge of tsunami propagation, tsunami generation by earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and nuclear explosions: laboratory experiments on tsunami generation, and propagation are included. Thevarious castal phenomena associated with tsunamishave been considered in d etail. Descriptions of tsunamis in various regions from 1400 B.C. to 1975 are supported by detailed tables and illustrations." (from the dj). Contents: 1. Dispersion and Initial Value Problem. 2. Tsunami Generation. 3. Tsuna mi Ppropagation. 4. Coastal Problems. 5. Global Tsunamis. 6. Tsunami Warning Systems Past, Present, and Future. Appendix A: Seismology (microfiche in pocket). Spine and top edge sunned, else very good, with microfiche. 25.00

Title: Seismic Sea Waves : Tsunamis

Author Name: MURTY, T.S. Bulletin of the Fisheries Resesarch Board of Canada, Bulletin 198

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Department of Fisheries and the Environment, Fisheries and Marine Service, Ottawa, 1977, ISBN:0660005654:

Seller ID: 72988

Keywords: NAUTICAL OCEANOGRAPHY EARTHQUAKES TSUNAMIS OCEAN OCEANS WAVES GEOLOGY,