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The Resource Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington

Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington

Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes
Title
Disaster!
Title remainder
a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes
Statement of responsibility
John Withington
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores numerous environment, biological, and man-mad disasters, from Noah's flood and a hailstorm that killed 246 people to the Black Death and twentieth-century genocides
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Withington, John
Dewey number
909
Index
index present
LC call number
D24
LC item number
.W54 2010
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • World history
Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Volcanoes -- Earthquakes -- Tsunamis -- Floods -- Storms -- Other extreme weather and a mysterious poisoning -- Plagues -- Other diseases -- Famine -- War and invasion -- Murder by the state -- Rebellions, riots, and terrorism -- Fires -- Explosions and mass poisonings -- Stampedes, collapses, and mass panics -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Air crashes -- Other transport disasters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
391 p.
Isbn
9781602397491
Lccn
2009038912
System control number
  • (OCoLC)320192957
  • (OCoLC)ocn320192957
  • 1417132
Label
Disaster! : a history of earthquakes, floods, plagues, and other catastrophes, John Withington
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Volcanoes -- Earthquakes -- Tsunamis -- Floods -- Storms -- Other extreme weather and a mysterious poisoning -- Plagues -- Other diseases -- Famine -- War and invasion -- Murder by the state -- Rebellions, riots, and terrorism -- Fires -- Explosions and mass poisonings -- Stampedes, collapses, and mass panics -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Air crashes -- Other transport disasters
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
391 p.
Isbn
9781602397491
Lccn
2009038912
System control number
  • (OCoLC)320192957
  • (OCoLC)ocn320192957
  • 1417132

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