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Extreme Events in Nature and Society (The Frontiers Collection)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic forecasting,
  • Economics,
  • Environmental impact of natural disasters & phenomena,
  • Natural disasters,
  • Disasters,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Physics,
  • Applied,
  • Earth Sciences - Meteorology & Climatology,
  • Dynamics,
  • Extreme events,
  • Management of extreme events,
  • Prediction,
  • Science / Physics,
  • Statistics,
  • Emergency management

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsS. Albeverio (Editor), V. Jentsch (Editor), H. Kantz (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9055891M
    ISBN 103540286101
    ISBN 109783540286103


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