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The Resource The cure for catastrophe : how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters, Robert Muir-Wood

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

Label
The cure for catastrophe : how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters
Title
The cure for catastrophe
Title remainder
how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters
Statement of responsibility
Robert Muir-Wood
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A global risk expert defends his assertion that disasters are manufactured by people building in the wrong places and in the wrong way and recounts the ways people have fought back against natural disasters, including the development of new predictive technologies,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Muir-Wood, Robert
Index
index present
LC call number
GB5014
LC item number
.M85 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Hazardous geographic environments
  • Hazard mitigation
  • Environmental risk assessment
  • Hazard mitigation
  • Hazardous geographic environments
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
Label
The cure for catastrophe : how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters, Robert Muir-Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780465060948
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016004281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)941875561
Label
The cure for catastrophe : how we can stop manufacturing natural disasters, Robert Muir-Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
356 pages
Isbn
9780465060948
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016004281
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)941875561

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