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  • The Origins of the American Civil War

    1st Edition

    By Brian Holden Reid

    The American Civil War (1861-65) was the bloodiest war of the nineteenth century and its impact continues to be felt today. It, and its origins have been studied more intensively than any other period in American history, yet it remains profoundly controversial. Brian Holden Reid's formidable…

    Paperback – 1996-08-13
    Origins Of Modern Wars

  • The Essential Pocket Book of Emergency Chemical Management

    1st Edition

    By David R. Quigley

    Save time - and maybe a life - with The Essential Pocket Book of Emergency Chemical Management. This detailed, no-nonsense guide contains all the information first responders need to quickly and effectively manage a chemical spill or leak. It efficiently presents information in an easy-to-use table…

    Paperback – 1996-02-21
    CRC Press

  • Hazardous Materials Emergencies

    The Professional Response Team, 1st Edition

    By John R. Cashman

    From the Introduction This book is mostly structured around first-person interviews with nationally and locally recognized experts who have been in hazardous materials response for a number of years. To aid networking, the addresses and telephone numbers of all persons interviewed are listed at the…

    Hardback – 1995-10-26
    CRC Press

  • An Introduction To Health

    Policy, Planning and Financing, 1st Edition

    By Brian Abel-Smith

    This book concerns itself with the key question: how to improve health in a cost effective and politically acceptable way. What makes people healthy? Why are the poor less healthy than the rich? Why do some countries have a better health record than others? An Introduction to Health is divided into…

    Paperback – 1994-10-24

  • Hazardous Chemicals in the Polymer Industry

    1st Edition

    By Nicholas P. Cheremisinoff

    Provides accurate, up-to-date information on the hazardous properties of several hundred generic and specific polymeric additives used in elastomer and plastics processing operations, detailing the symproms of overexposure as well as resonsible packaging, shipping and emergency-response procedures.…

    Hardback – 1994-10-04
    CRC Press
    Environmental Science & Pollution

  • Natural Disasters

    1st Edition

    By David C. Alexander

    As a well balanced and fully illustrated introductory text, this book provides a comprehensive overview of the physical, technological and social components of natural disaster. The main disaster-producing agents are reviewed systematically in terms of geophysical processes and effects, monitoring,…

    Paperback – 1993-07-29
    CRC Press

  • First Response

    A Laboratory Health and Safety Chemical Expert System, 1st Edition

    By Virginia Keith, Douglas B. Walters

    First aid decisions made before professional medical help arrives in an emergency situation can be critical to the well-being of a victim. First Response is the resource to turn to when you need advice for emergency first aid response in the first few minutes after exposure to laboratory amounts of…

    CD-ROM – 1992-10-07
    CRC Press

  • Remote Sensing for Hazard Monitoring and Disaster Assessment

    Marine and Coastal Applications in the Mediterranean Region, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric C Barrett, Krystyna A. Brown, Anton Micallef

    Concern for environment hazards, plus the real or potential disasters they may prompt, is growing fast as populations and living standards rise. Fortunately, at the same time both the science and technology of space-based mapping and monitoring of our terrestrial environment are maturing fast. This…

    Hardback – 1991-11-28
    CRC Press

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