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Author Wood, Robert Muir, author.

Title The cure for catastrophe : how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters / Robert Muir-Wood.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, a Member of the Perseus Books Group, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    363.3407 WOO    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Non-Fiction    363.3407 WOO    Available
Description vii, 356 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Trust in the walls -- Catastrophe year zero -- Catastrophysics -- The three little pigs -- Risk made concrete -- Mr Heath's little black book -- The garden of the forking paths -- Intolerable risk -- The disaster forecast -- Save our souls -- The master of disaster -- Turning up the heat -- The remedies of Dr Resilience.
Subject Natural disasters -- Planning.
Natural disasters -- Prevention.
Environmental risk assessment.
Hazardous geographic environments.
Hazard mitigation.
ISBN 9780465060948 (hardcover)
0465060943 (hardcover)

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