Natural Disasters

Author: D.E. Alexander
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9780412047411
Size: 74.82 MB
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Here is a comprehensive overview of the geophysical, technological, and social aspects of natural disasters.

Natural Disasters

Author: Lee Allyn Davis
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438118783
Size: 66.84 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 Disaster

Author: Ginger Zee
Publisher: Disney Electronic Content
ISBN: 1368012310
Size: 78.64 MB
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This book is for all the mistake makers who have learned to forgive others and themselves—even in the aftermath of man-made, or in this case Zee-made, disasters.

Coping With Natural Disasters

Author: Allison Stark Draper
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780823920716
Size: 34.23 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.

A Safer Future

Author: U.S. National Committee for the Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309597757
Size: 20.86 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.

Natural Disasters

Author: Diana Noonan
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
ISBN: 1433391562
Size: 56.67 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: 46.20 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.

Natural Disasters

Author: P. A. Merriman
Publisher: Thomas Telford
ISBN: 9780727719362
Size: 72.95 MB
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In the light of these figures, the United Nations proclaimed the 1990s as the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction and this book focuses on the British contribution to the Decade and is supplemented by papers from America, ...


Author: Beatrice Adimola
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435898939
Size: 49.50 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.

Natural Disasters

Author: David C. Alexander
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781857280944
Size: 15.86 MB
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As a well balanced and fully illustrated introductory text, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the physical, technological and social components of natural disaster.