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The earthquake

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Published by Saqi Books in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Algeria
    • Subjects:
    • Algeria -- History -- 1962-1990 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [182]).

      StatementTahir Wattar ; translated from the Arabic and introduction by William Granara ; preface by Gaber Asfour.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesMiddle Eastern fiction series, Middle Eastern fiction.
      ContributionsGranara, William.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ7870.A8 W3813 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination179, [3] p. ;
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3747025M
      ISBN 100863569447, 0863563392
      LC Control Number2003427774

      Check yourself for injuries and get first aid, if necessary, before helping injured or trapped persons. After an earthquake, the disaster may continue. Expect and prepare for potential aftershocks, landslides or even a tsunami if you live on a coast. Each time you feel an aftershock, DROP, COVER and HOLD ON. Aftershocks frequently occur minutes.


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