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Speeding earthquake disaster relief

Speeding earthquake disaster relief

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- California -- Information services,
  • Earthquake engineering -- California,
  • Disaster relief -- California,
  • Earthquake intensity -- California -- Maps

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesReducing earthquake losses throughout the United States
    StatementCarol Mortensen ... [et al.]
    SeriesU.S. Geological Survey fact sheet -- 097-95, Fact sheet (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- FS-95-097
    ContributionsMortensen, Carol, Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14469031M
    OCLC/WorldCa34616378

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