The Resource Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history : a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events, Ballard C. Campbell

Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history : a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events, Ballard C. Campbell

Label
Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history : a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events
Title
Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history
Title remainder
a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events
Statement of responsibility
Ballard C. Campbell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Covers over 200 events, including "earthquakes, fires, floods, hurricanes, riots, assassinations, blizzards, terrorist attacks, military crises, election deadlocks, scandals, health scares, tornadoes, rebellions, invasions, economic collapses, environmental disasters, explosions, and others."
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Campbell, Ballard C.
Dewey number
363.34/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E179
LC item number
.C27 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Facts on File library of American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disasters
  • Disasters
  • Crises
  • Crises
  • Accidents
  • Accidents
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history : a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events, Ballard C. Campbell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 432-450) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hurricanes, tornados, storms, and blizzards -- Earthquakes, floods, and forest fires -- Other natural disasters -- Environmental disasters -- Riots and terrorist attacks -- Social disasters and crises -- Sensational crimes -- Military disasters -- Fires -- Ship and maritime accidents -- Rail, automobile, and air accidents -- Bridge and dam collapses, explosions, and industrial accidents -- Epidemics and health crises -- Economic, business, and labor crises -- Rebellions, uprisings, and revolts -- Political crises -- Military crises -- Presidential election crises and assassinations -- Accidents and mysteries -- Agencies and emergency relief -- Appendix A : Disaster movies -- Appendix B : "Worst of" lists : the worst disasters, accidents, and crises in American history* (only events included in this book are listed)
Control code
ocn155755712
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 461 pages
Isbn
9780816066032
Lccn
2007027688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)155755712
Label
Disasters, accidents, and crises in American history : a reference guide to the nation's most catastrophic events, Ballard C. Campbell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 432-450) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Hurricanes, tornados, storms, and blizzards -- Earthquakes, floods, and forest fires -- Other natural disasters -- Environmental disasters -- Riots and terrorist attacks -- Social disasters and crises -- Sensational crimes -- Military disasters -- Fires -- Ship and maritime accidents -- Rail, automobile, and air accidents -- Bridge and dam collapses, explosions, and industrial accidents -- Epidemics and health crises -- Economic, business, and labor crises -- Rebellions, uprisings, and revolts -- Political crises -- Military crises -- Presidential election crises and assassinations -- Accidents and mysteries -- Agencies and emergency relief -- Appendix A : Disaster movies -- Appendix B : "Worst of" lists : the worst disasters, accidents, and crises in American history* (only events included in this book are listed)
Control code
ocn155755712
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xviii, 461 pages
Isbn
9780816066032
Lccn
2007027688
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)155755712

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