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Preparing for earthquakes : lessons for India

Author: T G Sitharam; Sreevalsa Kolathayar
Publisher: Cham : Springer, [2018]
Series: SpringerBriefs in environmental science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The primary goals of this brief are to invoke alertness and solidarity among the public in earthquake prone areas of India, and to empower the community to prepare themselves to face and manage the aftermath of an earthquake. The work presented here sheds new light on the action plans to be taken by the common public and public agencies, before, during and after earthquakes to safeguard lives of people and minimize  Read more...
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Sitharam, T.G.
Preparing for Earthquakes: Lessons for India.
Cham : Springer International Publishing, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: T G Sitharam; Sreevalsa Kolathayar
ISBN: 9783319595221 3319595229 3319595210 9783319595214 9783319595238 3319595237
OCLC Number: 1011252231
Description: 1 online resource (72 pages)
Contents: Chapter 1. Earthquakes: the Indian context --
Chapter 2. Do's and dont's before, during and after earthquake --
Chapter 3. Resilient community for earthquake preparedness.
Series Title: SpringerBriefs in environmental science.
Responsibility: T.G. Sitharam, Sreevalsa Kolathayar.

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