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Tsunami man

learning about killer waves with Walter Dudley

by Anthony D. Fredericks

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Published by University of Hawai"i Press in Honolulu .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tsunamis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 75) and index.

    StatementAnthony D. Fredericks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGC221.2 .F74 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24950041M
    ISBN 100824824962
    ISBN 109780824824969
    LC Control Number2001052819
    OCLC/WorldCa48383464

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