Series: Springer-Praxis Books in Geophysical Sciences

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Advances in Earthquake Prediction : Research and Risk Mitigation by Ragnar Stefánsson
The Antarctic Subglacial Lake Vostok : Gaciology, Biology and Planetology by Igor A. Zotikov
The Arctic Basin : Results from the Russian Drifting Stations by Ivan E. Frolov
Breaking Ocean Waves: Geometry, Structure and Remote Sensing (Springer Praxis Books / Geophysical Sciences) by Eugene A. Sharkov
Climate Change in Eurasian Arctic Shelf Seas : Centennial Ice Cover Observations by Ivan E. Frolov
The Drift of Sea Ice by Matti Leppäranta
Europa -- The Ocean Moon : Search for an Alien Biosphere by Richard Greenberg
Monitoring Volcanoes in the North Pacific: Observations from Space: Spaceborne Images of the North Pacific by Kenneson Gene Dean
Tsunami : The Underrated Hazard by Edward Bryant

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