Published August 1998
by Heinemann Library .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Vivid and well-written portrayal of the disastrous mudslide that swallowed the town of Thistle, Utah in The author describes the town before the mudslide -- its residents and history -- before providing an almost minute by minute account of the sudden calamity that swallowed up the town/5(3). Series: Focus on Disasters; Library Binding: 48 pages; Publisher: Rigby Interactive Library (January 1, ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 8 x x inches Shipping Weight: ounces (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a reviewAuthor: Fred Martin. One of the best ways to help kids understand what’s going on in the world is with a good book. Not only is it easy, but books help spark discussion. And, don’t just focus on the disaster. Be sure to grab some books on fears, helplessness, coping, and also books on helping others. The Focus on series is part of Deloitte's commitment to provide insights that help board members and senior executives navigate the crisis management lifecycle, including readiness, response, and recovery. Download the PDF to see how the world’s leading companies are addressing crisis management issues.
Fundamentally, a successful human community is the unfolding of a spiritual dynamic. It cannot be contrived or made to happen. Rather, it erupts from our desire for the depths, and that desire is certain to constellate the shadow in ourselves and the other.” ― Carolyn Baker, Love in the Age. Just in Case:A Record of Vital Information in the Event of Emergency, Natural Disaster, Prolonged Illness, or Death. The Disasters is a fast-paced space adventure that manages to be fresh and fun. M. K. England's debut shows a knack for rollicking hijinks while still making time for character development. The book also manages to be effortlessly inclusive. This is a future where everyone is welcome, and yet everyone still struggles to find their way/5. The focus is on mitigation strategies and policies that will help to reduce the impacts of natural disasters. The book takes an in-depth look at climate change and its association to socio-economic development and cultures especially in vulnerable communities; and investigates how communities can develop resilience to disasters.
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