Disasters

The Crash Detectives: Investigating the World's Most Mysterious Air Disasters [Repost]

Christine Negroni, "The Crash Detectives: Investigating the World's Most Mysterious Air Disasters"
ISBN: 0143127322 | 2016 | EPUB | 288 pages | 8 MB
Decision Support for Natural Disasters and Intentional Threats to Water Security

Decision Support for Natural Disasters and Intentional Threats to Water Security (NATO Science for Peace and Security Series C: Environmental Security) by Tissa Illangasekare
English | June 9, 2009 | ISBN: 9048127122 9048127114 | 258 Pages | PDF | 24 MB

The NATO Advanced Research Workshop, “Decision Support for Natural Disasters and Intentional Threats to Water Security” was the result of close collaboration between environmental, security, water resource, and health officials in the United States and Croatia. The premise of the Workshop is that multiple, disparate threats to water security exist, and that shared decision support structures provide effective means for avoiding and responding to potential or actual situations.

Orthopedics in Disasters  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at June 8, 2016
Orthopedics in Disasters

Orthopedics in Disasters: Orthopedic Injuries in Natural Disasters and Mass Casualty Events
Springer | Orthopedics | May 7 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662489481 | 586 pages | pdf | 32.51 mb

Editors: Wolfson, Nikolaj, Lerner, Alexander, Roshal, Leonid (Eds.)
Practical guide to the management of injuries caused by natural disasters and other mass casualty events, including war and terrorist attacks
Describes staged treatment for orthopedic injuries under unique circumstances
Relevant for a broad spectrum of medical and other professionals

Natural Disasters in China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at May 25, 2016
Natural Disasters in China

Natural Disasters in China
Springer | Natural Hazards | June 19, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3662502682 | 288 pages | pdf | 12.75 mb

Editors: Shi, Peijun (Ed.)
The first English language book systematically introduces the spatial and temporal patterns of natural disasters, quantifies natural disaster vulnerability, evaluates natural disaster risks, summarizes the key strategies of integrated natural disaster risk governance, and analyzes large-scale disaster response cases in China
Includes over 100 figures to illustrate the spatial and temporal patterns of major natural disasters, disaster vulnerability, and disaster risks
Offers in-depth analyses of all major natural disasters and catastrophic natural disaster response cases

Increasing National Resilience to Hazards and Disasters (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at March 21, 2016
Increasing National Resilience to Hazards and Disasters (Repost)

Increasing National Resilience to Hazards and Disasters: The Perspective from the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Mississippi
Steve Olson, Rapporteur; Committee on Increasing National Resilience to Hazards and Disasters; Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy; Disasters Roundtable; Division on Earth and Life Studies; Policy and Global Affairs; National Research Council
2011 | ISBN-10: 0309215277, ISBN-13: 9780309215275 | 150 pages | PDF | 17,9 MB

Natural disasters are having an increasing effect on the lives of people in the United States and throughout the world. Every decade, property damage caused by natural disasters and hazards doubles or triples in the United States. More than half of the U.S. population lives within 50 miles of a coast, and all Americans are at risk from such hazards as fires, earthquakes, floods, and wind.

All About - The World's Worst Disasters 2015  Magazines

Posted by crazy-slim at March 9, 2016
All About - The World's Worst Disasters 2015

All About - The World's Worst Disasters
English | 37 pages | True PDF | 17 MB
Natural Disasters (Facts on File Science Library) (repost)

Natural Disasters (Facts on File Science Library) by Lee Davis
English | 2008-05-30 | ISBN: 0816070008 | 464 pages | PDF | 23,6 MB
Homegrown Terror: The Oklahoma City Bombing (Disasters-People in Peril) by Victoria Sherrow

Homegrown Terror: The Oklahoma City Bombing (Disasters-People in Peril) by Victoria Sherrow
English | Aug 2012 | ISBN: 1464401071, 076604016X | 36 Pages | EPUB | 8 MB

At the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, a quiet spring day began like any other in Oklahoma City on April 19, 1995. Government employees arrived for a busy workday. Parents dropped their children off at the day care center. Suddenly, a colossal explosion tore through the nine-story building, the front of it crumbling to the ground.
Catastrophes!: Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and Other Earth-Shattering Disasters [repost]

Catastrophes!: Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and Other Earth-Shattering Disasters
Audio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 12:11:35 | ISBN-10: N/A | ASIN: B00AZWHMY0 | 2013 | 502 MB
Genre: Science, Nature

Devastating natural disasters have profoundly shaped human history, leaving us with a respect for the mighty power of the Earth - and a humbling view of our future. Paleontologist and geologist Donald R. Prothero tells the harrowing human stories behind these catastrophic events.
Prepper's Hacks: Thoughtful Hacks To Prepare Yourself For Surviving Natural Disasters

Prepper's Hacks: Thoughtful Hacks To Prepare Yourself For Surviving Natural Disasters
Language: English | AZW3 / EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 1508864918 | 2015 | 46 pages | 0.3 MB / 0.3 MB / 0.3 MB

Thoughtful Hacks To Prepare Yourself For Surviving Natural Disasters (Earthquakes, Volcanic Eruptions, Floods, etc).