Responding to Emergencies by Anne Rooney
  

Responding to Emergencies

Written by Anne Rooney
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Part of the Charities in Action Series

Synopsis

Responding to Emergencies by Anne Rooney

All around the world there are charities trying ready to respond to emergencies, from huge natural disasters like earthquakes and industrial accidents like the Fukushima nuclear plant, to civil disorder and daily accidents like capsized boats and mountain rescue. This book looks at the efforts of charity workers and volunteers, with exciting stories and case studies, and gives advice on how readers can get involved.

About the Author

Anne Rooney

Anne studied English at Cambridge and began writing fiction and non fiction for children for early years to teens ten years ago. She was longlisted for ther Aventis Science Prize in 2004. Anne lives in Cambridge.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: From 11 to 16 years

Author

Anne Rooney
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Publisher

Raintree an imprint of Capstone Global Library Ltd

Publication date

18th July 2013

ISBN

9781406238556


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