Tsunamis in the Mediterranean Sea 2000 B.C.-2000 A.D. by Sergey L. SolovievTsunamis in the Mediterranean Sea 2000 B.C.-2000 A.D. by Sergey L. Soloviev

Tsunamis in the Mediterranean Sea 2000 B.C.-2000 A.D.

bySergey L. Soloviev

Paperback | December 8, 2010

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This volume contains descriptions of about 300 tsunami and of similar known phenomena in the Mediterranean Sea. Earthquakes and other processes generating tsunami are also described. The intensity of tsunami waves is estimated, and the causes of tsunami generation are given together with the reliability of the information. The literary data are given on coordinates and magnitudes of tsunamigenic earthquakes. 18 zones of tsunami generation are identified, which have been subdivided into four groups according to the maximum intensity and periodicity. Audience: The book should be of interest to seismologists, oceanographers, volcanologists, geographers, and specialists investigating natural hazards and their consequences.
Title:Tsunamis in the Mediterranean Sea 2000 B.C.-2000 A.D.Format:PaperbackDimensions:259 pages, 9.45 × 6.3 × 0 inPublished:December 8, 2010Publisher:Springer NetherlandsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:9048155576

ISBN - 13:9789048155576

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Table of Contents

Preface. Introduction. Structure of the Catalogue. 1. The Main Tsunamigenic Zones in the Mediterranean Sea. 2. Characteristics of the Source of Tsunami Generation and Description of Tsunami. Ancient Tsunamis. 3. Characteristics of the Source of Tsunami Generation and Description of Tsunami. 1st - 16th Centuries. 4. Characteristics of the Source of Tsunami Generation and Description of Tsunami. 17th - 18th Centuries. 5. Characteristics of the Source of Tsunami Generation and Description of Tsunami. 19th Century. 6. Characteristics of the Source of Tsunami Generation and Description of Tsunami. 20th Century. 7. Study of Tsunamis in Greece and Italy at the Turn of the Millennium. Appendices. References. Index of Geographic Names.