Coverart for item
The Resource Richter's scale : measure of an earthquake, measure of a man, Susan Elizabeth Hough

Richter's scale : measure of an earthquake, measure of a man, Susan Elizabeth Hough

Label
Richter's scale : measure of an earthquake, measure of a man
Title
Richter's scale
Title remainder
measure of an earthquake, measure of a man
Statement of responsibility
Susan Elizabeth Hough
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the troubled life, scientific work, and poetry of the American scientist, Charles Richter, who developed a scale that measures the magnitude of earthquakes
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Richter's scale : measure of an earthquake, measure of a man, Susan Elizabeth Hough
Label
Richter's scale : measure of an earthquake, measure of a man, Susan Elizabeth Hough
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1f5g4rv
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-324) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; CHAPTER 1 The Magnitude of the Problem; CHAPTER 2 Formative Years; CHAPTER 3 Margaret Rose; CHAPTER 4 Harnessing the Horses; CHAPTER 5 Earthquake Exploration; CHAPTER 6 The Kresge Era; CHAPTER 7 Beno Gutenberg; CHAPTER 8 Earthquake!; CHAPTER 9 Richter Scale; CHAPTER 10 Charlie; CHAPTER 11 Lillian; CHAPTER 12 Richter's Women; CHAPTER 13 Autumn; CHAPTER 14 Asperger's Syndrome; CHAPTER 15 Here It Comes Again; CHAPTER 16 Predicting the Unpredictable; CHAPTER 17 Sizing Up Earthquake Hazard; CHAPTER 18 Hazard in a Nuclear Age; CHAPTER 19 Supernova
  • APPENDIX: A Belated FarewellBibliography; Acknowledgments; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; Earthquakes by Date
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?Return=1&Type=S&Value=9781400884445&userID=ebsco-test&password=ebsco-test
Dimensions
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b4344531'}
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 335 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400884445
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote

Library Locations

    • Folsom LibraryBorrow it
      110 8th St, Troy, NY, 12180, US
      42.729766 -73.682577
Processing Feedback ...