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The Resource The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes---and why, Amanda Ripley

The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes---and why, Amanda Ripley

Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes---and why
Title
The unthinkable
Title remainder
who survives when disaster strikes---and why
Statement of responsibility
Amanda Ripley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
266118
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ripley, Amanda
Dewey number
155.9/35
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Disaster relief
  • Preparedness
  • Risk management
  • Emergency management
  • Crisis intervention (Mental health services)
  • Disaster victims
  • Disasters
  • Resilience (Personality trait)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
who survives when disaster strikes and how we can do better
Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes---and why, Amanda Ripley
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "life becomes like molten metal" -- pt. 1: Denial. Delay : procrastinating in Tower 1 -- Risk : gambling in New Orleans -- pt. 2: Deliberation. Fear : the body and mind of a hostage -- Resilience : staying cool in Jerusalem -- Groupthink : role playing at the Beverly Hills Supper Club fire -- pt. 3: The decisive moment. Panic : a stampede on holy ground -- Paralysis : playing dead in French class -- Heroism : a suicide attempt on the Potomac River -- Conclusion : making new instincts
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of mostly colored plates
Isbn
9780307352897
Lccn
2007040315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn174040154
  • OCoLC
Label
The unthinkable : who survives when disaster strikes---and why, Amanda Ripley
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "life becomes like molten metal" -- pt. 1: Denial. Delay : procrastinating in Tower 1 -- Risk : gambling in New Orleans -- pt. 2: Deliberation. Fear : the body and mind of a hostage -- Resilience : staying cool in Jerusalem -- Groupthink : role playing at the Beverly Hills Supper Club fire -- pt. 3: The decisive moment. Panic : a stampede on holy ground -- Paralysis : playing dead in French class -- Heroism : a suicide attempt on the Potomac River -- Conclusion : making new instincts
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 266 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of mostly colored plates
Isbn
9780307352897
Lccn
2007040315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • ocn174040154
  • OCoLC

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