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The Drowning of Money Island: A Forgotten Community's Fight Against the Rising Seas Forever Changing Coastal America Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807083581
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Published: Beacon Press - October 1st, 2019

Offers a glimpse of the future of vanishing shorelines in America in the age of climate change, where the wealthy will be able to remain the longest while the poor will be forced to leave.

Volcanoes and Earthquakes: A Guide To Our Unquiet Earth Cover Image
ISBN: 9781588346551
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Published: Smithsonian Books - October 1st, 2019

Concise and engaging visual guide to Earth's most devastating natural forces: earthquakes, volcanoes, and plate tectonics

From best-selling author and illustrator Ron Barrett, who forecasted the weather in the classic picture book, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, now predicts how—thanks to climate change and other unpleasantries—the world will end!

With research and really scary text by Jim Parry, The Top Ten As We Hit Bottom is a darkly humorous collection of “Top Ten&rdquo

Levees and Dams: Advances in Geophysical Monitoring and Characterization Cover Image
By Juan Lorenzo (Editor), William Doll (Editor), Oz Yilmaz (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9783030273668
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Published: Springer - November 20th, 2019

Adapting Land Use and Water Management Plans to a Changing Climate in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties, Florida Cover Image
ISBN: 9781977400734
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Published: RAND Corporation - February 15th, 2020

Flood on the Tracks: Living, Dying, and the Nature of Disaster in the Elkhorn River Basin (Plains Histories) Cover Image
By Todd M. Kerstetter, James Sherow (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781682830161
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Published: Texas Tech University Press - October 1st, 2019

The Elkhorn River originates in north-central Nebraska and empties into the Platte River just west of Omaha. One of the first written records of the Elkhorn describes a flood. A flood hindered travel up the river by the valley's first non-Indian settlers.

The Greatest and Deadliest Hurricanes to Impact the Bahamas: The Stories Behind the Great Storms Cover Image
ISBN: 9781532089237
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Published: iUniverse - December 9th, 2019

The Bahamas is ideally located directly in the path of hurricanes in the North Atlantic. These massive tropical cyclones have been ravaging the Bahamas since the Lucayan Indians blessed these islands with their presence. Now for the very first time, these greatest and deadliest Bahamian hurricanes have been presented and documented in book-form.

Trigger Effects in Geosystems: The 5th International Conference, Sadovsky Institute of Geospheres Dynamics of Russian Academy of Sciences Cover Image
By Gevorg Kocharyan (Editor), Andrey Lyakhov (Editor)
ISBN: 9783030319694
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Published: Springer - November 17th, 2019

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