Impact!

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Earth may not need a plan to counter an alien invasion, but its inhabitants would be wise to determine the extent of a more likely threat from outer space: the untold numbers of comets and asteroids ... Read full review

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Contents

The Killer Strikes
11
The Saga of the Chicxulub Crater
17
Solar System Debris
32
Something about Comets
50
The Birth of the Earth
64
The NineteenthCentury Perspective
75
TwentiethCentury Rumblings
87
Comet Impacts in History
95
Craters and Tsunamis
140
Offering Odds on Impact
156
The Great Comet Crash of 1994
169
The Aftermath
182
The Search
191
Dodging the Asteroids?
204
Our Place in Space
212
Bibliography
223

On the Edge of Extinction
108
Reconstructing the Crime
120
Death Star or Coherent Catastrophism?
128

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Impact] : the threat of comets and asteroids
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Selected Cosmic Earth Impact Bibliography. BOOKS. Barnes-Svarney, Patricia L. Asteroid: Earth Destroyer or New Frontier? New York: Plenum Press, 1996. ...
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Notes - Introduction, Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4 ...
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Impact: The Threat of Comets and Asteroids. Oxford University Press, 1996, 237 pp., $25.00. Gerrit Verschuur, a well-known radio astronomer, educator, ...
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Impact! The Threat of Comets and Asteroids by Gerrit L. Verschuur. Ox-. ford, UK: Oxford University Press, 1996. $30.00, cloth. ISBN 019501057; ...
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gl Verschuur, Impact. The threat of comets and asteroids (Oxford Press, 1996). 20. Deep impact concerne l’impact d’une comète sur la Terre et Armageddon ...
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