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A philosophical discourse of earthquakes

A philosophical discourse of earthquakes

occasioned by the late earthquake, September the 8th, 1692

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Published by Printed for Walter Kettilby in London .
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  • Earthquakes -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby C.H.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1230:20.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16763484M

    Addeddate Identifier philtrans Identifier-ark ark://tjq2j Identifier-doi /rstl Journal-title Philosophical Transactions (). Earthquake is a book aimed at grades It just received an honorable mention in the Green Book Festival The purpose of the book is to give a simple explanation of an earthquake What causes them? C.

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