Natural Disasters

Author: D.E. Alexander
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780412047411
Size: 60.23 MB
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Here is a comprehensive overview of the geophysical, technological, and social aspects of natural disasters.

A Safer Future

Author: U.S. National Committee for the Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309597757
Size: 40.99 MB
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Initial priorities for U.S. participation in the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction, declared by the United Nations, are contained in this volume.

Coping With Natural Disasters

Author: Allison Stark Draper
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823920716
Size: 15.77 MB
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Discusses such natural disasters as earthquakes, volcanoes, floods, and hurricanes, and how one can prepare and respond to these disasters.

Natural Disasters And Development In A Globalizing World

Author: Mark Pelling
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415279577
Size: 47.17 MB
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Authorative and comprehensive, this book makes clear that there are links between global scale processes and local experiences of disaster, but underlies the difficulty of attributing blame for individual disasters on specific global ...

Natural Disasters

Author: Lee Allyn Davis
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438118783
Size: 48.42 MB
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Discusses more than five hundred natural calamities that have devastated humanity and changed history, including hurricanes, earthquakes, famines and droughts, floods, plagues and epidemics, and volcanic eruptions. Simultaneous.

Natural Disasters

Author: Diana Noonan
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
ISBN: 1433391562
Size: 36.33 MB
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Combines nonfiction text, problem solving, and real-world connections to explore mathematics in a meaningful way.

Exploring Natural Disasters

Author: Stella Sands
ISBN: 9781561564873
Size: 71.35 MB
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Summarizes natural disasters throughout history, emphasizing the causes, the loss of life and property, and ways of lessening the damage.


Author: Beatrice Adimola
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435898939
Size: 61.76 MB
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Focusing on disasters, this is one of a series exploring issues of interest to children in Africa, and designed to introduce students to reading non-fiction for pleasure and information.