By W. M. Adams, G. D. Curtis (auth.), M. I. El-Sabh, T. S. Murty (eds.)
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Natural and Man-Made Hazards: Proceedings of the International Symposium held at Rimouski, Quebec, Canada, 3—9 August, 1986 by W. M. Adams, G. D. Curtis (auth.), M. I. El-Sabh, T. S. Murty (eds.)