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Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster (Third Edition)

Keith Smith (2001)

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The Public Health Consequences of Disasters

Edited by Eric K. Noji (1997)

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468 pages, hardcover. Member: $68.50. Nonmember: $80. Catalog #583.
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