4 edition of Cities and disaster found in the catalog.
|Statement||[edited by] Richard T. Sylves, William L. Waugh, Jr.|
|Contributions||Sylves, Richard Terry., Waugh, William L.|
|LC Classifications||HV555.U6 C58 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxvi, 252 p. :|
|Number of Pages||252|
|LC Control Number||89037355|
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