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earthquake America forgot

2,000 temblors in five months-- and it will happen again

by Stewart, David

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Published by Gutenberg-Richter in Marble Hill, MO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Madrid (Mo.),
  • Missouri,
  • New Madrid Region.
    • Subjects:
    • New Madrid Earthquakes, 1811-1812.,
    • Earthquakes -- Missouri -- New Madrid Region.,
    • New Madrid (Mo.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby David Stewart and Ray Knox ; illustrations by Anthony Stewart.
      ContributionsKnox, Ray, 1931-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE535.2.U6 S7427 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 375 p. :
      Number of Pages375
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1578210M
      ISBN 100934426457
      LC Control Number91091492
      OCLC/WorldCa32618960

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