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  • Inside the Infernoby Damian Asher; Omar Mouallem

    Simon & Schuster 2017; US$ 10.30

    An action-packed, on-the-ground memoir of the Fort McMurray wildfire and the courage, resilience, and sacrifice of the firefighters who saved the city. In May 2016, what began as a remote forest fire quickly became a nightmare for the ninety thousand residents of Fort McMurray. A perfect combination of weather, geography and circumstance created a... more...

  • La Atlántida Testigos Presenciales Parte II Los Atlanteanos y Su Legadoby Walter Parks; Cinthia Noemi Mascarell

    Babelcube Inc. 2017; US$ 3.00

    Muchos han creído que la Atlántida es una historia de ficción creada por Platón.  Bien, pues Platón no fue el primero en escribir sobre ella. Hemos encontrado un documento mucho más antiguo. Fue escrito en el año 9619 AC, alrededor de 9250 años antes de los escritos de Platón. Además, hemos reunido evidencias científicas y arqueológicas suficientes... more...

  • Atlântida As Testemunhas - Parte II: O Legado da Atlântidaby Walter Parks; Patrícia Pinto

    Babelcube Inc. 2016; US$ 3.00

    A Atlântida é a base de tudo aquilo que sabemos e tudo aquilo que somos. Descobrimos um relatório sobre a Atlântida que foi escrito 9.250 anos antes da época de Platão. Assim, conseguimos fornecer dados sobre as descobertas arqueológicas e fatos científicos que comprovam, de forma convincente, que a Atlântida existiu na realidade. E, ainda, encontrámos... more...

  • Firestormby Edward Struzik

    Island Press 2017; US$ 29.99

    In the spring of 2016, the world watched as wildfire ravaged the Canadian town of Fort McMurray. Firefighters named the fire "the Beast.” It seemed to be alive with destructive energy, and they hoped never to see anything like it again. Yet it's not a stretch to imagine we will all soon live in a world in which fires like the Beast are commonplace.... more...

  • Columbus and the Great Flood of 1913by Conrade C. Hinds

    Arcadia Publishing Inc. 2013; US$ 12.99

    Beginning on Easter Sunday, March 23, 1913, Columbus and the Ohio Valley endured a downpour that would produce the largest flood in one hundred years. Heavy rains came on the heels of an especially cold winter, resulting in a torrent of runoff over saturated and frozen ground. Rivers and streams quickly overflowed and levees failed, sending tsunami-like... more...

  • Oil and Waterby Andrea Miller; Shearon Roberts; Victoria LaPoe

    University Press of Mississippi 2014; US$ 25.00

    How the media handled coverage and shaped understanding of two massive and ongoing catastrophes more...

  • The Floating Worldby C. Morgan Babst

    Algonquin Books 2017; US$ 19.95

    A dazzling debut about family, home, and grief, The Floating World takes readers into the heart of Hurricane Katrina with the story of the Boisdorés, whose roots stretch back nearly to the foundation of New Orleans. Though the storm is fast approaching the Louisiana coast, Cora, the family’s fragile elder daughter, refuses to leave the city, forcing... more...

  • Protecting New Health Facilities from Natural Disastersby PAHO

    Pan American Health Organization 2003; US$ 14.00

    This is the premise of the Guidelines for Vulnerability Reduction in the Design of New Health Facilities for those responsible for management, design, construction and inspection of new health facilities projects. The current publication is an overview of those guidelines and includes recommendations on how to promote their use among national authorities,... more...

  • Seismic Inverse Q Filteringby Yanghua Wang

    Wiley 2009; US$ 197.95 US$ 178.16

    Seismic inverse Q filtering is a data processing technology for enhancing the resolution of seismic images. It employs a wave propagation reversal procedure that compensates for energy absorption and corrects wavelet distortion due to velocity dispersion. By compensating for amplitude attenuation, seismic data can provide true relative-amplitude... more...

  • An Introduction to Seismological Researchby Benjamin F. Jr Howell

    Cambridge University Press 1990; US$ 35.00

    A study of seismological concepts, how they originated and how they form our modern understanding of the science. more...