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Quantitative seismology

Keiiti Aki

Quantitative seismology

theory and methods

by Keiiti Aki

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Published by W.H. Freeman in San Francisco .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] Keiiti Aki [and] Paul G. Richards.
SeriesA series of books in geology
ContributionsRichards, Paul G., 1943-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16710215M

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Book review Quantitative Seismology, Second Edition Keiiti Aki and Paul G. Richards University Science Books, Sausalito, California, ISBN , xviii + pp., As recently as , anyone seeking a rigorous treatment of the fundamentals of elastodynamics relevant to the rapidly maturing field of seismology had to delve. Aki, K & Richards, PG "Quantitative Seismology, Theory & Methods" Freeman & Co. vols 1 & 2, great stuff on seismometers in vol 1. J. Phys. E:Sci. Instruments Ovulate 10 " A wide-band miniature horiz. force-feedback seismometer ".


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