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The Resource The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes and why, Amanda Ripley

The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes and why, Amanda Ripley

Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes and why
Title
The unthinkable
Title remainder
who survives when disaster strikes and why
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Ripley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a glimpse at disasters and their aftermath, describing the three stages of disaster response, how we react--or do not react--in moments of catastrophe, and how we can train ourselves and other victims to survive in the event of a disaster
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266118
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ripley, Amanda
Dewey number
155.9/35
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF698.35.R47
LC item number
R57 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Resilience (Personality trait)
  • Disasters
  • Disaster relief
  • Preparedness
  • Risk management
  • Emergency management
  • Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
  • Disaster victims
  • Disasters
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
who survives when disaster strikes and how we can do better
Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes and why, Amanda Ripley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Denial -- Deliberation -- The decisive moment
Control code
ocn174040154
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 266 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307352897
Lccn
2007040315
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)174040154
Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes and why, Amanda Ripley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Denial -- Deliberation -- The decisive moment
Control code
ocn174040154
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 266 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307352897
Lccn
2007040315
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)174040154

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