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Main Title Survival : how a culture of preparedness can save you and your family from disasters /
Author Honore, Russel L.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Martz, Ron,
Publisher Atria Books,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 262209106
ISBN 9781416599005; 1416599002
Subjects Hurricane Katrina, 2005--Personal narratives. ; Emergency management--United States. ; Disasters--United States. ; Survival skills--United States.
Additional Subjects Honore, Russel L.
Local Library Info
Library Local Subject Local Note
EJB With author's inscription.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBM  HV551.2.H66 2009 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/07/2009
Edition 1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Collation ix, 274 p., [16] p. of pates : ill. (chiefly col.), col. map ; 25 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-255) and index.
Contents Notes
The patience of the poor -- Hurricane born and hurricane bred -- Learning the Zumwalt rules -- Command, control, and occasional chaos -- Theater immersion training for war and disaster -- First army's storm surge -- Running against the wind -- Sorting out the super mess at the superdome -- "You're looking at a calendar and I'm looking at my watch" -- "Get those damn weapons down!" -- "A John Wayne dude" -- Mike Brown's exit -- Avoiding the 1,200 mile screwdrivers -- Dancing with Rita -- Wilma : twisted sister number three -- The "E" in e-mail stands for evidence -- The role of the media in a national disaster -- How America can create a culture of preparedness.