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The Resource Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington

Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington

Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes
Title
Disaster!
Title remainder
a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes
Statement of responsibility
John Withington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores numerous environment, biological, and man-mad disasters, from Noah's flood and a hailstorm that killed 246 people to the Black Death and twentieth-century genocides
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349975
Cataloging source
BCN
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1947-
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Withington, John
Dewey number
909
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • World history
Target audience
adult
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a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophies
Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volcanoes -- Earthquakes -- Tsunamis -- Floods -- Storms -- Other extreme weather and a mysterious poisoning -- Plagues -- Other diseases -- Famine -- War and invasion -- Murder by the state -- Rebellions, riots, and terrorism -- Fires -- Explosions and mass poisonings -- Stampedes, collapses and mass panics -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Air crashes -- Other transport disasters
Control code
776635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
391 pages
Isbn
9781602397491
Lccn
2009038912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781602397491
  • (OCoLC)505846270
Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Volcanoes -- Earthquakes -- Tsunamis -- Floods -- Storms -- Other extreme weather and a mysterious poisoning -- Plagues -- Other diseases -- Famine -- War and invasion -- Murder by the state -- Rebellions, riots, and terrorism -- Fires -- Explosions and mass poisonings -- Stampedes, collapses and mass panics -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Air crashes -- Other transport disasters
Control code
776635
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
391 pages
Isbn
9781602397491
Lccn
2009038912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781602397491
  • (OCoLC)505846270

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