Disaster management with special reference to pre-disaster planning.
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Disaster management with special reference to pre-disaster planning. by James Lewis

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Published by University of Bradford in Bradford .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesOccasional papers -- No. 2.
The Physical Object
Pagination25p.
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21505682M

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