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150 Survival Secrets

Advice on Survival Kits, Extreme Weather, Rapid Evacuation, Food Storage, Active Shooters, First Aid, and More

by James C. Jones

<p>As the world gets more dangerous, you have to be prepared for anything, even the worst. In <em>150 Survival Secrets</em>, seasoned survivalist James C. Jones provides insider tips to help you and your family survive any catastrophe. Divided ...

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1968 Farmington Mine Disaster

by Bob Campione

Coal in the United States was discovered in the 18th century by landowners and farmers on the slopes of the hillsides in the Appalachian region. It was not until the late 19th century that this black rock would become a part of an industrial ...

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2017 National Hurricane Operations Plan: Fascinating Comprehensive Guide to Official Weather Service Products and Data Sources Used to Track Tropical Storms for Emergency Managers and Weather Geeks

by Progressive Management

<p>This important reference document has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction.</p> <p>This official guide from NOAA, released in late 2017, provides authoritative and up-to-date information about ...

ISBN: 9780463775363

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21st Century Security and CPTED: Designing for Critical Infrastructure Protection and Crime Prevention

by Atlas, Randall I.

Once overlooked as a minor and ineffective tactic in the mitigation and prevention of terrorism and violent crime, Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) has undergone dramatic changes since the September 11 attacks. The most ...

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A Communications Strategy for Disaster Relief: Hastily Formed Networks Deployment Review, Katrina, Tsunami, Haiti Earthquake, Typhoon Haiyan, Cybersecurity, Mobile Apps, Disaster Alerts

by Progressive Management

<p>This excellent report has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. The problem with current international disaster relief is ineffective communication, coordination, cooperation, and collaboration ...

ISBN: 9781370584123

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A Framework for National Guard Employment in the Homeland: Guard History as National and State Asset, Deploying in Large-Scale Complex Event, New Madrid Seismic Zone Earthquake, Civil Defense Support

by Progressive Management

<p>This informative report from March 2019 has been professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction. This study explores the doctrinal divide among homeland defense (HD), homeland security (HS), and defense support ...

ISBN: 9780463181461

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A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management

by Crowe, Adam S.

<P><STRONG>A Futurist's Guide to Emergency Management</STRONG> provides interdisciplinary analysis on how particular sets of conditions may occur in the future by evaluating global trends, possible scenarios, emerging conditions, and various ...

ISBN: 9781482253924

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A Life in Dark Places

by Paul J. Giannone & Darrell Laurent

<p>At its heart, <em>A Life in Dark Places</em> is an adventure story, its heroes the men and women who have risked their lives to minister to the vulnerable.</p> <p>Paul Giannone writes masterfully about what he has seen and experienced with a

ISBN: 9781611533354

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Addressing Climate Change Risks, Disasters and Adaptation in the People's Republic of China

by Asian Development Bank

<p>Climate change poses a significant challenge to human security, socioeconomic development, and the environment due to an increase in climate-related risks with more frequent and intense extreme weather events. It is vital for countries to ...

ISBN: 9789292571566

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Advances in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures

by Kendall, Ronald J.

Biological and chemical weapons are a growing terrorist threat to the United States and other nations and countermeasures continue to evolve as a national and global priority issue. To keep up with this rapidly changing and vital field we must ...

ISBN: 9781420076554

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After the Flood

Exploring Operational Resilience

by A. H. Hay

When disaster strikes, the amount of planning done ahead of time will dictate how quickly a system can recover and return to normal. Even the largest and most complex organizations can experience upset and disruption, whether by flood, fire, ...

ISBN: 9781460280317

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Aftermath

Prepare For and Survive Apocalypse 2012

by Lawrence E. Joseph

<p>In his celebrated previous book, <em>Apocalypse 2012: An Investigation Into Civilization’s End</em>, Lawrence E. Joseph appraised the likelihood of planet-wide catastrophe in 2012 by presenting convincing scientific evidence of looming chaos ...

ISBN: 9780307592460

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Alton Bus Crash, The

by Juan P. Carmona

<p>A September morning in 1989 changed Alton's history forever. At 7:34 a.m., a Dr Pepper truck collided with Mission School Bus no. 6. After the bus and its occupants plunged into a water-filled caliche pit, twenty-one students lost their ...

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An Introduction to Emergency Exercise Design and Evaluation

by Robert McCreight

<p><em>An Introduction to Emergency Exercise Design and Evaluation</em> is designed to help practitioners and students of emergency management understand various aspects of the exercise design process. Emergency exercises are an important ...

ISBN: 9781598888935

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An Introduction to Emergency Exercise Design and Evaluation

by Robert McCreight

<p>This completely updated version of <em>An Introduction to Emergency Exercise Design and Evaluation</em> is designed to help practitioners and students of emergency management understand various aspects of the exercise design process. ...

ISBN: 9781641433914

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Animal Management in Disasters, Volume 1, Animals and People

by Sebastian Heath

<p>Disasters create immense problems for both animal and human populations. Since its initial release in 1999 "Animal Management in Disasters" remains one of the most practical resource guides for animal owners, emergency managers, rescue ...

ISBN: 9781370640966

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Animal Management in Disasters, Volume 2, Animals and Communities

by Sebastian Heath

<p>Disasters create immense challenges to public and animal health and safety. Since its initial release in 1999 Animal Management in Disasters remains one of the most practical resource guides for emergency managers, animal owners, rescue ...

ISBN: 9781370122424

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Apocalypse 12-21-12 The Mayan Prophecies

by James Burton Anderson

<p>Established author James Burton Anderson, a graduate engineer, astronomer, and long-time MENSA member, has studied the Mayan long-count calendar and its apocalyptic implications for over fifteen years. His latest book, Apocalypse 12-21-12 The

ISBN: 9781893257566

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Asian Law in Disasters

Toward a Human-Centered Recovery

by Yuka KANEKO, Katsumi MATSUOKA & Toshihisa TOYODA

<p>This book is a critical analysis of several of the most disaster-prone regions in Asia. Its unique focus is on the legal issues in the phase of disaster recovery, the most lengthy and difficult stage of disaster response that follows the ...

ISBN: 9781317396833

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Australia's Foreign Aid Dilemma

Humanitarian aspirations confront democratic legitimacy

by Jack Corbett

<p>The Australian aid program faces a fundamental dilemma: how, in the absence of deep popular support, should it generate the political legitimacy required to safeguard its budget and administering institution?</p> <p><em>Australia’s Foreign ...

ISBN: 9781315523477

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