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Disaster preparedness

Heather Havrilesky

Disaster preparedness

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by Heather Havrilesky

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Published by Riverhead Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pessimism,
  • Emergency management

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHeather Havrilesky.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF698.35.P49 H38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24068524M
    ISBN 109781594487682
    LC Control Number2010003043
    OCLC/WorldCa527702632

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