Browse Books: Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief

A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster Cover Image
A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster (Paperback)

By Rebecca Solnit

$18.00

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Fire in Paradise: An American Tragedy Cover Image
Fire in Paradise: An American Tragedy (Hardcover)

By Alastair Gee, Dani Anguiano

$26.95

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Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens Cover Image
Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens (Paperback)

By Steve Olson

$16.95

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This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together Cover Image
This Is Chance!: The Shaking of an All-American City, A Voice That Held It Together (Hardcover)

By Jon Mooallem

$28.00

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The Wake-Up Call: Why the Pandemic Has Exposed the Weakness of the West, and How to Fix It Cover Image
The Wake-Up Call: Why the Pandemic Has Exposed the Weakness of the West, and How to Fix It (Hardcover)

By John Micklethwait, Adrian Wooldridge

$18.00

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1 Dead in Attic: After Katrina Cover Image
1 Dead in Attic: After Katrina (Paperback)

By Chris Rose

$18.00

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SAS Urban Survival Handbook: How to Protect Yourself Against Terrorism, Natural Disasters, Fires, Home Invasions, and Everyday Health and Safety Hazards Cover Image
SAS Urban Survival Handbook: How to Protect Yourself Against Terrorism, Natural Disasters, Fires, Home Invasions, and Everyday Health and Safety Hazards (Paperback)

By John "Lofty" Wiseman, Don Mann (Foreword by)

$17.99

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Wuhan Diary: Dispatches from a Quarantined City Cover Image
Wuhan Diary: Dispatches from a Quarantined City (Hardcover)

By Fang Fang, Michael Berry

$29.99

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Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival Cover Image
Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival (Paperback)

By Anderson Cooper

$15.99

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Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital Cover Image
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (Paperback)

By Sheri Fink

$20.00

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When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need to Survive When Disaster Strikes Cover Image
When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need to Survive When Disaster Strikes (Paperback)

By Cody Lundin, Russ Miller (Illustrator)

$19.99

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We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time Cover Image
We Fed an Island: The True Story of Rebuilding Puerto Rico, One Meal at a Time (Paperback)

By Jose Andres

$17.99

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Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster (Lannan Selection) Cover Image
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster (Lannan Selection) (Hardcover)

By Svetlana Alexievich, Keith Gessen (Translator)

$29.00

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The Illustrated History of the Cherry Mine Disaster of 1909 Cover Image
The Illustrated History of the Cherry Mine Disaster of 1909 (Paperback)

By Jim Ridings

$24.99

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The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why Cover Image
The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why (Paperback)

By Amanda Ripley

$16.00

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Zeitoun Cover Image
Zeitoun (Paperback)

By Dave Eggers

$16.95

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The Prepper's Blueprint Cover Image
The Prepper's Blueprint (Paperback)

By Daisy Luther (Editor), Tess Pennington

$28.80

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The Book of the Dead Cover Image
The Book of the Dead (Paperback)

By Muriel Rukeyser, Catherine Venable Moore (Introduction by)

$17.99

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