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The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid Cover Image
The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid (Hardcover)

By Lawrence Wright

$28.00

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Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire Cover Image
Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire (Hardcover)

By Lizzie Johnson

$28.00

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Every Minute Is a Day: A Doctor, an Emergency Room, and a City Under Siege Cover Image
Every Minute Is a Day: A Doctor, an Emergency Room, and a City Under Siege (Hardcover)

By Robert Meyer, MD, Dan Koeppel

$28.00

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Stewards of Humanity: Lighting the Darkness in Humanitarian Crisis Cover Image
Stewards of Humanity: Lighting the Darkness in Humanitarian Crisis (Paperback)

By Robert Séamus MacPherson

$19.99

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Dr. Disaster's Guide to Surviving Everything: Essential Advice for Any Situation Life Throws Your Way Cover Image
Dr. Disaster's Guide to Surviving Everything: Essential Advice for Any Situation Life Throws Your Way (Hardcover)

By John Torres, MD

$26.00

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Disasterology: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the Climate Crisis Cover Image
Disasterology: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the Climate Crisis (Hardcover)

By Samantha Montano

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Buried Truths and the Hyatt Skywalks: The Legacy of America's Epic Structural Failure Cover Image
Buried Truths and the Hyatt Skywalks: The Legacy of America's Epic Structural Failure (Hardcover)

By Richard A. Serrano

$29.99

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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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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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Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living Cover Image
Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living (Hardcover)

By Robert A. Jensen

$28.99

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What Is Life Worth?: The Unprecedented Effort to Compensate the Victims of 9/11 Cover Image
What Is Life Worth?: The Unprecedented Effort to Compensate the Victims of 9/11 (Paperback)

By Kenneth R. Feinberg

$16.99

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Critical Disaster Studies Cover Image
Critical Disaster Studies (Paperback)

By Jacob A. C. Remes (Editor), Andy Horowitz (Editor)

$39.00

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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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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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On Decline: Stagnation, Nostalgia, and Why Every Year Is the Worst One Ever (Field Notes #3) Cover Image
On Decline: Stagnation, Nostalgia, and Why Every Year Is the Worst One Ever (Field Notes #3) (Paperback)

By Andrew Potter

$12.95

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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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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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The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid Cover Image
The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid (Large Print / Paperback)

By Lawrence Wright

$30.00

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