3 edition of Disaster preparedness and management found in the catalog.
Disaster preparedness and management
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||RT108 .B43 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 330 p. :|
|Number of Pages||330|
|LC Control Number||2009052690|
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