A Guide to the End of the World: Everything You Never Wanted to Know by Bill McGuire
English | August 8, 2002 | ISBN: 0192802976 | 216 Pages | PDF | 11 MB
Thousands of people die every year from floods, volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, hurricanes and typhoons. Yet compared to what the Earth endured in prehistoric times-lethal volcanic winters, deadly asteroid collisions-our civilization has developed against a backdrop of relative geological calm. Will this calm last? A Brief Guide to the End of the World looks at the frightful prospects that await us in the 21st century and beyond.