Natural disasters

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Natural Hazards
Cambridge University Press (2005)
AU$51.70

This revised edition, first published in 2005, is a comprehensive, inter-disciplinary treatment of...

Acts of God: The Unnatural History of Natural Disaster in America

Acts of God (2nd ed.)

The Unnatural History of Natural Disaster in America

Oxford University Press (2000)
AU$18.48

In this eye-opening volumn, eminent environmental historian Ted Steinberg explains how much of the...

Measuring Vulnerability to Natural Hazards: Towards Disaster Resilient Societies

Measuring Vulnerability to Natural Hazards

Towards Disaster Resilient Societies

United Nations University Press (2006)
AU$62.58

A seemingly non-stop series of disasters has shown that societies worldwide seem unprepared for the...

At Risk: Natural Hazards, People's Vulnerability and Disasters

At Risk (2nd ed.)

Natural Hazards, People's Vulnerability and Disasters

Piers Blaikie, Terry Cannon and 2 more...
Taylor and Francis (2003)
AU$79.34

The term 'natural disaster' is often used to refer to natural events such as earthquakes, hurricanes...

MOUNTAIN GEOMORPHOLOGY
Taylor and Francis (2014)
AU$69.17

Mountains represent one of the most inspiring and attractive natural features on the surface of the...

Handbook of Hazards and Disaster Risk Reduction
Taylor and Francis (2012)
AU$111.90

The Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for hazard and disaster...

Cartographies of Danger: Mapping Hazards in America

Cartographies of Danger

Mapping Hazards in America

University of Chicago Press (2008)
AU$48.13

No place is perfectly safe, but some places are more dangerous than others. Whether we live on a...

Geophysical Hazards: Minimizing Risk, Maximizing Awareness

Geophysical Hazards

Minimizing Risk, Maximizing Awareness

Springer Netherlands (2010)
AU$179.00

In this book, geoscientists, social scientists, and those involved in both the administration of...

Large-Scale Disasters: Prediction, Control, and Mitigation

Large-Scale Disasters

Prediction, Control, and Mitigation

Cambridge University Press (2008)
AU$145.20

A review volume presenting research into the prediction, prevention or mitigation of large-scale...

Environmental Hazards: Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster

Environmental Hazards (6th ed.)

Assessing Risk and Reducing Disaster

Taylor and Francis (2013)
AU$95.62

The much expanded sixth edition of Environmental Hazards provides a fully up-to-date overview of...