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Global trends in natural disasters, 1947-1973.

Judith Dworkin

Global trends in natural disasters, 1947-1973.

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Published by [Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado] in [Boulder, Colorado] .
Written in English


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SeriesNatural hazard research working paper -- 26
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Open LibraryOL13713241M


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