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Author Ramroth, William G.

Title Planning for disaster : how natural and man-made disasters shape the built environment / by William G. Ramroth, Jr.

Published New York : Kaplan Pub., [2007]
©2007

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Archit  720.47 RAMR    AVAILABLE
Physical description ix, 294 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-269) and index.
Contents 1. It takes a disaster -- 2. Fire -- 3. Codes -- 4. Overcrowding -- 5. Earthquake -- 6. Wind and water -- 7. Disasters of another kind -- 8. World Trade Center -- 9. Hurricane Katrina -- 10. Learning from disasters -- App. Time line of disasters.
Subject Architecture -- Environmental aspects.
City planning -- Environmental aspects.
Structural stability.
Natural disasters.
Disasters.
ISBN 9781419593734 (alk. paper)
1419593730 (alk. paper)