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Peace of mind in earthquake country

how to save your home and life.

by Peter I. Yanev

  • 105 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Buildings -- Earthquake effects,
    • Dwellings -- West (U.S.)

    • Edition Notes

      StatementForeword by Charles F. Richter. Drawings by Robert Higginbotham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTH1095 .Y36
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p.
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5046946M
      ISBN 100877010501
      LC Control Number74007406
      OCLC/WorldCa897979

      during, and after a quake. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and diagrams, Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country is the essential guide to earthquake preparedness. Paperback: pages Publisher: Chronicle Books; Revised edition (January 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x 11 inches. Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country: Completely Revised and Expanded by Peter Yanev. Chronicle Books. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

      Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country: How to Save Your Home, Business, and Life: Thompson, Andrew C.T., Yanev, Peter: Books - ews: 8. Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country How to Save your Home, Business, and Life (Book): Yanev, Peter I.: In this updated and expanded third edition, seismic engineer Peter Yanev and risk management consultant Andrew Thompson explain how to prepare one's property to withstand a powerful quake, and how to protect one's family during and after the chaos.

      One of the best resources for the layman that I’ve found is the book, “Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country” by Peter Yanev, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, * Yanev analyses the strengths and weaknesses of the various forms of residential construction. These photographs from the recently expanded and updated third edition of the classic "Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country: How to Save Your Home, Business, and Life" show a house and apartment building after the San Fernando earthquake and the Northridge temblor.. It's not even Earthquake Preparedness Month, but I find this $ paperback by earthquake risk .


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EARTHQUAKES INVESTIGATED The following is a list of Earthquakes and Hurricanes that the authors have investigated since We have extensive data and thousands of photographs on all types of buildings and facilities for. References on earthquakes Note for students: Your school or public library probably has some of these books.

If not, encyclopedias will also contain some information. Your discoveries on useful references are appreciated - please send them to [email protected] English. Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country SAMPLE BOOK PAGES Click here to view sample pages of the book in PDF format.

PHOTO GALLERIES Damage to residential buildings in various California Earthquakes Photographs from our recent visit (April ) to the Magnitude L'Aquila, Italy earthquake CA02 CA03 CA04 CA The mainland United States has yet to experience a major earthquake in modern times.

A repeat of the San Francisco, the Hawyard Fault, or the New Madrid earthquakes, for example, cause severe damage. The problem is not a lack of science and engineering knowledge, as Yanev and Thompson attest in their well written and informative.

Chronicle Books 2nd St., San Francisco CA$ Any individual or business residing anywhere in earthquake country, whether it be within California, on the Pacific Rim or elsewhere, needs Peace of Mind in Earthquake Country. earthquakes, but what you - as a homeowner or renter - can do to increase your chance of survival.

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