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Challenging disasters

natural disaster reduction in the context of intergovernmental relations

by Timo Hellenberg

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Published by Kikimora Publications in Helsinki, Finland .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disaster relief -- International cooperation.,
  • Natural disasters.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTimo Hellenberg.
    SeriesKikimora publications., 7
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV553 .H44 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination265 p. :
    Number of Pages265
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3352290M
    ISBN 109521007419
    LC Control Number2004373962
    OCLC/WorldCa52940429

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