Hurricane Katrina And The Lessons Of Disaster Relief

Author: Michael Powelson
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1527500780
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This volume explores how inaction, lack of planning and undisguised greed insured that a category 3 hurricane would result in widespread destruction of both lives and property.

What Was Hurricane Katrina

Author: Robin Koontz
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698412400
Size: 77.34 MB
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On August 25th, 2005, one of the deadliest and most destructive hurricanes in history hit the Gulf of Mexico.

Hurricane Katrina

Author: Jeremy I. Levitt
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 080322463X
Size: 50.72 MB
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This collection of polemical essays explores the extent to which African Americans and others were, and are, disproportionately affected by the natural and manmade forces that caused Hurricane Katrina.

Hurricane Katrina

Author: James Patterson Smith
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1617030244
Size: 25.85 MB
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This book presents the fullest account yet written of the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Hurricane Katrina

Author: Ellen Rodger
Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780778715863
Size: 72.55 MB
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Examines the causes of this massive hurricane, its devastating floods, and the relief efforts to help those affected by the disaster.

Law And Recovery From Disaster

Author: Robin Paul Malloy
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 9780754675006
Size: 46.45 MB
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Using Hurricane Katrina as a lens, this volume addresses the problems of property in the aftermath of a major disaster, covering important issues concerning property law, public policy, disaster preparedness and community recovery.

Hurricane Katrina

Author: Jim Reed
Publisher: Farcountry Press
ISBN: 9781560373773
Size: 35.94 MB
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Currently Farcountry Press has two top photographers, Jim Reed and Mike Theiss, on the coast assembling their best storm photos for this book Hurricane Katrina: Through the Eyes of Storm Chasers offers a historic and unprecedented view ...

What Is A City

Author: Philip E. Steinberg
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820330945
Size: 36.37 MB
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The devastation brought upon New Orleans by Hurricane Katrina and the subsequent levee system failure has forced urban theorists to revisit the fundamental question of urban geography and planning: What is a city?

Hurricane Katrina

Author: Jamie Pietras
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438103204
Size: 26.97 MB
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Hurricane Katrina explains how the disaster stands among the worst in U.S. history, killing more than 1,600 people, and destroying 200,000 homes along the Gulf Coast.