2 edition of The problem of measuring emergency preparedness found in the catalog.
The problem of measuring emergency preparedness
Brian A. Jackson
|Statement||Brian A. Jackson.|
|Series||Occasional paper -- OP-234-RC, Occasional paper (Rand Corporation) -- OP-234-RC.|
|Contributions||Rand Corporation., Rand Infrastructure, Safety, and Environment (Organization)|
|LC Classifications||HV551.3 .J33 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 23 p. :|
|Number of Pages||23|
|LC Control Number||2009277642|
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