Roman Disasters by way of Jerry Toner

Roman Disasters by way of Jerry Toner
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Overview: Roman Disasters appears to be like at how the Romans coped with, considered, and used screw ups for their very own ends. Rome has been well-known all through historical past for its nice triumphs. Yet Rome additionally suffered colossal screw ups. From the struggle of Cannae, the place fifty thousand males fell in one day, to the destruction of Pompeii, to the primary look of the bubonic plague, the Romans skilled huge scale calamities.Earthquakes, fires, floods and famines additionally steadily bothered them.

This insightful ebook is the primary to regard such screw ups as a conceptual solidarity. It displays that vulnerability to screw ups was once suffering from politics, social standing, ideology and economics. Above all, it illustrates how the resilience in their political and cultural device allowed the Romans to live on the have an effect on of those life-threatening occasions. The ebook additionally explores the vital function crisis narratives performed in Christian idea and rhetoric.

Engaging and obtainable, Roman Disasters shall be loved by way of scholars and common readers alike.
Genre: Non-Fiction > History

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Animal Management and Welfare in Natural Disasters

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Britain’s Railway Disasters

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The Disasters

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E-Waste (Ecological Disasters)

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E-Waste (Ecological Disasters)

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Policing in Natural Disasters by Terri M. Adams+ (.PDF)

Policing in Natural Disasters: Stress, Resilience, and the Challenges of Emergency Management by Terri M. Adams, Leigh R. Anderson
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Overview: When natural disasters and emergencies strike, the short- and long-term effects of these events on first responders-the very people society relies upon in the midst of a catastrophe-are often overlooked. Policing in Natural Disasters provides a comprehensive analysis of the major challenges faced by law enforcement officers during extreme crisis events.

Terri Adams and Leigh Anderson examine the dilemmas police departments face as well as the impact of the disasters on the professional and personal lives of the officers. Case studies explore the response and recovery phases of emergencies including Hurricane Katrina, the 2010 earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Santiago, Chile, and the Superstorm Tornado Outbreak in 2011.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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The Disasters by M.K. England

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Routledge Handbook of Human Rights and Disasters (Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action)
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Routledge Handbook of Human Rights and Disasters (Routledge…

Routledge Handbook of Human Rights and Disasters (Routledge Studies in Humanitarian Action)
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