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Engineering in Emergencies: A Practical Guide for Relief Workers

Handbook / Manual

By: Jan Davis and Robert Lambert

Practical Action Publishing

Paperback | Jan 2002 | Edition: 2 | #168848 | ISBN: 1853395455
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This practical handbook provides the information needed to implement an effective engineering response in the aftermath of an emergency. This edition is available as a book and as a handy CD-ROM, designed to be light and easily portable for relief workers in the field.

'This excellent book covers all the practical and non-practical issues faced in today's emergencies. No engineer should go on an emergency mission without a copy of this book in their bag.' Paul Sherlock, Oxfam 'Its use is highly recommended for all relief fieldworkers who have to deal with emergencies.' Disasters 'This amazingly comprehensive book admirably covers a vast range of aspects the relief worker will deal with... an indispensible reference book.' New Civil Engineer

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