2 edition of Catastrophe in Japan found in the catalog.
Catastrophe in Japan
Gerard K. Sutton
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Gerard K. Sutton and Joseph A. Cassalli, editors|
|LC Classifications||HV600 2011 .T64 C38 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 145 p. :|
|Number of Pages||145|
|LC Control Number||2011022171|
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Read more Read less click to open popoverAuthor: Gerard K Sutton, Joseph A Cassalli. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations, maps ; Catastrophe in Japan book cm.
Contents: Preface; Japan's Earthquake & Tsunami: Economic Effects & Implications for the United States; Japan's Earthquake & Tsunami: Food & Agriculture Implications; Monitoring of Radioactive Contaminants for Agricultural & Livestock.
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