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Main Title Hurricanes : a reference handbook /
Author Fitzpatrick, Patrick J.
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Author Title of a Work
Fitzpatrick, Patrick J.
Publisher ABC-CLIO,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 61461676
ISBN 1851096477; 9781851096473; 1851096523; 9781851096527
Subjects Hurricanes--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0623/2005025641-d.html
c2005. http://link.library.utoronto.ca/eir/EIRdetail.cfm?Resources__ID=890288&T=F
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Status
EKBM  QC944.F58 2006 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation xix, 412 pages ; 24 cm.
Notes
Revised edition of: Natural disasters, hurricanes. c1999. Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-401) and index.
Contents Notes
This book presents a simple scientific explanation of how and why of these events, as well as case studies and the prevention and warning systems that have been created mankind. Background on hurricanes -- Problems, controversies, and solutions: hurricane destruction, forecasting, global warming controversy, mitigation, and insurance procedures -- Worldwide perspective -- Chronology -- Biographical sketches -- Data, opinions and letters -- Directory of organizations -- Print, nonprint, and internet resources.