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Record #187463:

Killer snow: avalanches in Newfoundland and Labrador / David Liverman.

Title: Killer snow: avalanches in Newfoundland and Labrador / David Liverman.
Author(s): Liverman, David.
Date: 2007.
Publisher: St. John's NL: Flanker
Abstract: Details avalanches affecting Newfoundland and Labrador in last 250 years. Uses contemporary, in some cases survivor, accounts to describe incidents which have resulted in over 60 fatalities. Briefly describes avalanche forms and causes. Includes chronological list of 55 events and section on avalanche safety.
Keywords: 551.32 -- Glaciology.
551.578.48 -- Avalanches.
551.578.486 -- Avalanches, particular disasters.
614.80 -- Accidents and safety precautions.
624.144 -- Damage caused by snow and ice.
E10 -- Glaciology: snow and avalanches.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*416) -- Canadian Maritime Provinces.
(*421) -- Newfoundland.
(*423) -- Labrador.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: 551.578.48 : (*416)
ISBN: 9781897317020
SPRI record no.: 187463

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