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  • Late Victorian Holocausts
    Late Victorian Holocausts (English, Paperback) Mike Davis

    Bestselling, magisterial melding of global environmental history and global political history

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  • Hillsborough - The Truth
    Hillsborough - The Truth (English, Paperback) Phil Scraton

    Paving the way for truth recovery and institutional accountability in other controversial cases, he details the process and considers the impact of the longest ever inquests, from the preliminary hearings to their comprehensive, devastating verdicts.

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  • The Famine Plot
    The Famine Plot (English, Paperback) Tim Pat Coogan

    A controversial history of the Great Famine from Ireland's greatest historian, who provocatively points the finger of blame at the British government. Combining the latest research and fresh insights, this is a fascinating and sobering look at a dark period of global history as well as the ramifications that still resonate today.

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  • Community-Based Psychological First Aid
    Community-Based Psychological First Aid (English, Paperback) Jacobs

    Community-Based Psychological First Aid: A Practical Guide to Helping Individuals and Communities during Difficult Timespresents a practical method for helping those in need in difficult times. No advanced training in psychology is needed to use it....

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  • Hazard Mitigation in Emergency Management
    Hazard Mitigation in Emergency Management (English, Hardback) Tanveer Islam, Jeffrey Ryan

    Hazard Mitigation in Emergency Management introduces readers to mitigation, one of the four foundational phases of emergency management, and to the hazard mitigation planning process....

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  • Disaster Health Management
    Disaster Health Management (English, Paperback) Gerard Fitzgerald

    Disaster health involves the study and application of multidisciplinary areas of health research towards the prevention, preparation, response and recovery systems for health problems that result from a disaster. As disasters worldwide differ in their nature, scope and cultural context, a thorough understanding of the fundamental tenets of sound disaster health management is essential for both...

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  • Emp Survival
    Emp Survival (English, Paperback) Imogen Evans

    EMP Survival50+ Tips on How To Survive The Electromagnetic Pulse And Save Your Electronic DevicesYou cannot see, hear or feel an Electromagnetic Pulse coming. You may not be able to rely on an advanced warning from the Government or authorities. And yet it could prove deadly to every electronic device you own. As more and more of our lives — entertainment, medical intervention and life...

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  • Life Exposed
    Life Exposed (English, Paperback) Adriana Petryna

    On April 26, 1986, Unit Four of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor exploded in the Soviet Ukraine. More than 3.5 million people in Ukraine alone, not to mention many citizens of surrounding countries, are suffering the effects. This title examines the vexed political, scientific, and social circumstances that followed the disaster.

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  • Planning for Community Resilience
    Planning for Community Resilience (English, Paperback) Jaimie Hicks Masterson, Walter Gillis Peacock

    How can we plan and design stronger communities? This handbook brings together the fields of planning, disaster response, and hazards management to provide a field-tested process on how to make communities disaster-resilient.

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  • The Knowledge
    The Knowledge (English, Paperback) Lewis Dartnell

    How would you go about rebuilding a technological society from scratch?If our technological society collapsed tomorrow, perhaps from a viral pandemic or catastrophic asteroid impact, what would be the one book you would want to press into the hands of the postapocalyptic survivors? What crucial knowledge would they need to survive in the immediate aftermath and to rebuild civilization as quickly...

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  • The Prepper's Grid Down Survival Guide
    The Prepper's Grid Down Survival Guide (English, Paperback) Jim Jackson

    A major collapse of the power grid is inevitable. There are numerous scenarios that could cause a failed power grid that could leave large sections of the country or world in the dark. If you don't what could cause a massive power grid failure, you need to read the book. It isn't just the lights that go out. Everything will grind to a halt and it will be survival of the fittest, or in this...

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  • Oxford American Handbook of Disaster Medicine
    Oxford American Handbook of Disaster Medicine (English, Paperback) Robert A. Partridge

    This handbook encompasses the entire scope of disaster medicine from general concepts and fundamental principles to both manmade and natural threats.

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  • Prepper's Pantry
    Prepper's Pantry (English, Paperback) Ron Johnson

    Save your LIFE and Save your FAMILYAre you prepared for any disaster that is about to happen? Do you already have emergency supplies? Is it enough to sustain you and your family’s life for an extended period, when help from others would be close to impossible? Have you discussed and implemented the emergency plans with your family?Fighting for your survival during times of disaster is not about...

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  • The Survival Group Handbook
    The Survival Group Handbook (English, Paperback) Charley Hogwood, Amarilis Hernandez

    The Survival Group Handbook (formerly known as MAGS: The People Part of Prepping, see here for additional book reviews: is the first and most comprehensive book ever written on the subject of survival with others.It is designed to walk you through all the steps required to safely and securely find, and work with other people just like you who realize that going it alone...

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  • Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response
    Humanitarian Charter and Minimum Standards in Humanitarian Response (English, Mixed media product) The Sphere Project

    The Sphere Project is an initiative to determine and promote standards by which the global community responds to the plight of people affected by disasters. The new edition of the Sphere Project's Handbook updates the qualitative and quantitative indicators and guidance notes and improves the overall structure and consistency of the text.

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  • Mao's Great Famine
    Mao's Great Famine (English, Paperback) Frank Dikotter

    An unprecedented, groundbreaking history of China's Great FamineWinner of the BBC Samuel Johnson Prize 2011

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  • The Shock Doctrine
    The Shock Doctrine (English, Paperback) Naomi Klein

    Around the world in Britain, the United States, Asia and the Middle East, there are people with power who are cashing in on chaos; exploiting bloodshed and catastrophe to brutally remake our world in their image. They are the shock doctors. This is the tale of how a few are making a killing while more are getting killed.

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  • Surviving Doomsday
    Surviving Doomsday (English, Paperback) Richard Duarte

    A no-nonsense, easy-to-understand guide on how to prepare for, and survive, an urban disaster.We live in a very dangerous and unpredictable world. All it takes is one natural or man-made crisis to seriously disrupt the fragile infrastructure that supports our modern way-of-life. Whether it's a storm, a terrorist attack, an economic meltdown, or a pandemic, you need to be prepared. During any...

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