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Recipe for Disaster By Susan McGeown
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It should have been the worse day of her life. Nothing could be worse than being a bride abandoned on her wedding day, right? Wrong. Try factoring in an unplanned pregnancy that shatters what is... More > left of Karly Martin’s dreams to be a missionary. But Karly is a survivor, stronger and braver than she ever thought possible. Giving up her son for adoption and accepting a teaching position at a Navajo mission school gives her the chance to build on the dreams she thought she had to abandon. Slowly, she begins to heal. Earl Nezbegay sees to all of his responsibilities: caring for his quadriplegic sister and her eleven year old daughter while helping out at the Navajo mission school. Keeping busy enough not to think, keeping numb enough not to feel, and keeping distant enough not to interact. It’s not exactly living, but it’s surviving. Recipe for Disaster brings together two very broken people. Neither is looking for love but life isn't always what we plan or expect, is it?< Less
Recipe for Disaster By Susan McGeown
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It should have been the worse day of her life. Nothing could be worse than being a bride abandoned on her wedding day, right? Wrong. Try factoring in an unplanned pregnancy that shatters what is... More > left of Karly Martin’s dreams to be a missionary. But Karly is a survivor, stronger and braver than she ever thought possible. Giving up her son for adoption and accepting a teaching position at a Navajo mission school gives her the chance to build on the dreams she thought she had to abandon. Slowly, she begins to heal. Earl Nezbegay sees to all of his responsibilities: caring for his quadriplegic sister and her eleven year old daughter while helping out at the Navajo mission school. Keeping busy enough not to think, keeping numb enough not to feel, and keeping distant enough not to interact. It’s not exactly living, but it’s surviving. Recipe for Disaster brings together two very broken people. Neither is looking for love but life isn't always what we plan or expect, is it?< Less
Environmental Disaster: Red Mud By Suzanne C. Nagy
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I was part of a special volunteer group in Devecser, Hungary that worked in response to the Red Mud environmental disaster. After the site was preliminarily cleaned up by the army, our group was... More > permitted to continue work on the area.< Less
Recipes for Disaster: An Anarchist's Cookbook By . .
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This is a handbook for direct action. It's not the only- there are thousands: every gardener's guide is a direct action handbook, as is every cookbook. Any action that side-steps regulations,... More > representatives, and authorities to accomplish goals is direct action. In a society in which political power, economic capital, and social control are centralized in the hands of an elite, certain forms of direct action are discouraged, to say the least; this book is about those in particular, for anyone who wants to take control of her life and accept responsibility for her part in determining the fate of humanity.< Less
SVDPUSA Response to Hurricane Katrina By Christopher Desloge
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An official summary of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul disaster-related activities following Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Wilma between 2005 and 2008.
Disaster Management: Local Roles and the Importance of Inter Agency Cooperation By Michael C. Heatherly
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This book is a collection of papers that provides the reader with an understanding of the momentous tasks associated with the government's responsibilities before, during, and after any disaster. A... More > special emphasis is placed on inter-agency cooperation and coordination as well as the local responders as opposed to the national apparatus.< Less
Disaster Management: Local Roles and the Importance of Inter Agency Cooperation By Michael C. Heatherly
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This book is a collection of papers that provides the reader with an understanding of the momentous tasks associated with the government's responsibilities before, during, and after any disaster. A... More > special emphasis is placed on inter-agency cooperation and coordination as well as the local responders as opposed to the national apparatus.< Less
Positively Prepared: 1 Day to Peace of Mind During Inevitable Emergencies and Unlikely Disasters By Kari K. Spencer
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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and The American Red Cross declared September 2005 as “National Preparedness Month.” American Red Cross President and CEO Marsha J. Evans states,... More > “No community is truly prepared for a disaster until every individual, family and household takes personal responsibility for preparedness.” This pamphlet is intended to aid you in preparing your own disaster plan by asking you to simply think for one day about what could happen, gather a few supplies and get a few pieces of information together, and then to relax. Enjoy your life, look positively toward the future, knowing that you are prepared should an unlikely disaster occur.< Less
Positively Prepared: 1 Day to Peace of Mind During Inevitable Emergencies and Unlikely Disasters By Kari K. Spencer
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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and The American Red Cross declared September 2005 as “National Preparedness Month.” American Red Cross President and CEO Marsha J. Evans states,... More > “No community is truly prepared for a disaster until every individual, family and household takes personal responsibility for preparedness.” This pamphlet is intended to aid you in preparing your own disaster plan by asking you to simply think for one day about what could happen, gather a few supplies and get a few pieces of information together, and then to relax. Enjoy your life, look positively toward the future, knowing that you are prepared should an unlikely disaster occur.< Less
I Can Overcome That: The Practical Guide to Surviving the Next Big California Earthquake By J.Anthony Acosta
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This book dives deep into the possibility of a catastrophic earthquake in California, and what individuals, families, and businesses can do right now to prepare. Going well beyond the usual... More > recommendations, the author talks frankly about the potential consequences of such an earthquake; gives the reader options as to how to cope; and follows through with practical, step-by-step strategies to overcome the problems that will appear: jammed roads, power outages, damaged and destroyed water systems, and health and medical hazards. The reader is left with decisions to make, issues to discuss, and resources to accomplish the goal of being ready…for the next big California earthquake. About the Author: The author has been involved in the Public Safety field since 1983, working at the private, local, county, state, and federal levels in various positions in Law Enforcement, Firefighting, Disaster Medical Response, and Emergency Management. He is currently a resident of Earthquake Country.< Less

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