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Warnings : finding Cassandras to stop catastrophes / Richard A. Clarke and R.P. Eddy.

Available copies

  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

3 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 363.3401 CLA (Text) 33118000181285 Adult: New Book On holds shelf -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 363.340112 CLA (Text) 34304000854868 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 363.34 CLAR (Text) 39231033415221 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
North Madison Co PL - Ralph E. Hazelbaker Library (Summitville) 363.34 CLA (Text) 30419300546534 Adult Non-Fiction On holds shelf -
Peru PL - Peru 363.34 CLARKE R (Text) 53069000476722 NEW BOOK Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0062488023
  • ISBN: 9780062488022 (hc.)
  • Physical Description: 405 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: "In Greek mythology Cassandra foresaw calamities, but was cursed by the gods to be ignored. Modern-day Cassandras clearly predicted the disasters of Katrina, Fukushima, the Great Recession, the rise of ISIS, and many others. Like her, they were ignored. There are others right now warning of impending disasters, but how do we know which warnings are likely to be right? Through riveting explorations in a variety of fields, the authors uncover a method to separate the accurate Cassandras from the crazy doomsayers."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Disasters.
Disasters > Forecasting.
Emergency management.

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