Natural disaster hotspots case studies / edited by Margaret Arnold ... [et al.]

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Subjects: Natural disasters--Risk assessment
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Washington, D.C. : World Bank, 2006
Series: Disaster risk management series no. 6
LC Classification: G, GB
Physical Description: xv, 184 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 28 cm
Alternate Titles: Natural disaster hot spots case studies
Additional Authors: Arnold, Margaret, 1965-
Notes: LCCN: 2005050448
ISBN: 0821363328
ISBN: 9780821363324
EAN: 9780821363324
Includes bibliographical references
Contents: Drought disaster in Asia / Mathew Barlow ... [et al.] -- Global landslides risk case study / Farrokh Nadim ... [et al.] -- Storm surges in coastal areas / Robert J. Nicholls -- Natural disaster risks in Sri Lanka : mapping hazards and risk hotspots / Lareef Zubair ... [et al.] -- Multihazard risks in Caracas, República Bolivariana de Venezuela / Kristina R. Czuchlewski ... [et al.] -- Reducing the impacts of floods through early warning and preparedness : a pilot study for Kenya / Hussein Gadain ... [et al.]
OCLC Number: 60664451
ISBN/ISSN: 0821363328
9780821363324
9780821363324