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Awesome Forces
Awesome Forces

Awesome Forces

The Natural Hazards That Threaten New Zealand

Edited by Geoff Hicks, Edited by Hamish Campbell


168 Pages, 8 x 10.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $27.95)

Publication Date: October 2012

ISBN 9781877385872

Rights: US, CA & ASIA

Te Papa Press (Oct 2012)

Price: $24.95


Storms, landslides, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunami – all New Zealanders will encounter at least one of these hazards in their lives. Informative, generously illustrated, and written by some of New Zealand’s leading scientists, this massively revised and updated edition of Te Papa Press’s bestselling title is now more relevant than ever. With all-new information on climate change and the social and emotional impact of disasters, this book is a fascinating encounter and valuable resource on one of the most raw, volatile landscapes in the world.