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5 edition of World Disasters Report 2002 found in the catalog.

World Disasters Report 2002

Focus on Reducing Risk (Annual Publication)

by Jonathan Walter

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Kumarian Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aid & relief programmes,
  • Environmental impact of natural disasters & phenomena,
  • Social impact of disasters,
  • Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Development - Economic Development,
  • Natural Disasters

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12950743M
    ISBN 109291390828
    ISBN 109789291390823

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