Listen to the voice of the Earth : learn about earthquakes to save lives / Satoko Oki ; translated by Takako Iwaki.

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Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Tokyo, Japan : Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture, 2015.
  • ©2015
Description
140 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 22 cm

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Translator
Series
  • Japan library (Shuppan Bunka Sangyō Shinkō Zaidan) [More in this series]
  • Japan library / Japan Publishing Industry Foundation for Culture
Notes
"Originally published in Japanese language by Kumon Publishing Co., Ltd. in 2011"--Title page verso.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-138).
Contents
Introduction. What happened on March 11, 2011? -- Ch. 1. What causes earthquakes? -- Ch. 2 Why earthquakes occur -- Ch. 3. What causes tsunamis? -- Ch. 4. The many effects of great earthquakes -- Ch. 5. How to become the earth's messenger -- Ch. 6. A journey to the center of the earth -- Ch. 7. The earth, a chatty hot planet -- Ch. 8. To save lives -- Some ideas for your earthquake research -- Further study -- Afterword.
Other title(s)
地球の声に耳をすませて : 地震の正体を知り, 命を守る
Japanese title on colophon
  • Chikyū no koe ni mimi o sumasete : jishin no shōtai o shiri inochi o mamoru
  • 地球の声に耳をすませて : 地震の正体を知り, 命を守る
ISBN
  • 9784916055453
  • 4916055454
OCLC
905554614
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