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Floods: People at Risk, Strategies for Prevention

written by John B. Miller
Format
Book; Government Document
Published
New York : United Nations, 1997.
Language
English
ISBN
9211320216
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Causes of floods
  • Flood plain management
  • Structural counter measures
  • Non-structural flood defence
  • Dam safety
  • Emergency response
  • Conclusions.
Description
93 p. : ill. (chiefly col.); 31 cm.
Notes
  • At head of title: Dept. of Humanitarian Affairs.
  • "DHA/97/107."
  • "United Nations publication. Sales no. E.97.III.M.1"--T.p. verso.
Technical Details
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