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Compact Research: Current Issues: Disaster response

Disaster response 

Price: $41.27
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ISBN: 978-1-60152-081-4
Format: Hardcover
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Author: David Robson
Publication Date: 2010
Number of Pages: 96
Dewey Code: pending
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

Experts estimate that global disaster response reaches at least 30 million people each year &mddash; and yet needs always seem to exceed resources. Through objective overviews, primary sources, and full-color illustrations this title examines How Does the World Respond to Disasters? How Does the U.S. Respond to Natural Disasters? Is the U.S. Prepared for Manmade Disasters? How Can Disaster Response Be Improved?