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Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors By Piers Paul Read Cover Image
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The Emergency: A Year of Healing and Heartbreak in a Chicago ER By Thomas Fisher, Ta-Nehisi Coates (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Thomas Fisher, Ta-Nehisi Coates (Foreword by)
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The Devil Never Sleeps: Learning to Live in an Age of Disasters By Juliette Kayyem Cover Image
$29.00
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A Terrible, Horrible, No Good Year: Hundreds of Stories on the Pandemic (Six-Word Memoirs) By Larry Smith (Editor) Cover Image
By Larry Smith (Editor)
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The Vortex: A True Story of History's Deadliest Storm, an Unspeakable War, and Liberation By Scott Carney, Jason Miklian Cover Image
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Ten Ohio Disasters: Stories of Tragedy and Courage That Should Not Be Forgotten By Neil Zurcher Cover Image
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Bringing Columbia Home: The Untold Story of a Lost Space Shuttle and Her Crew By Michael D. Leinbach, Jonathan H. Ward, Robert Crippen (Foreword by), Col. Eileen M. Collins, USAF (Retired) (Epilogue by) Cover Image
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At Home on an Unruly Planet: Finding Refuge on a Changed Earth By Madeline Ostrander Cover Image
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Stalking the Atomic City: Life Among the Decadent and the Depraved of Chornobyl By Markiyan Kamysh, Hanna Leliv (Translated by), Reilly Costigan-Humes (Translated by) Cover Image
By Markiyan Kamysh, Hanna Leliv (Translated by), Reilly Costigan-Humes (Translated by)
$22.00
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SAS Urban Survival Handbook: How to Protect Yourself Against Terrorism, Natural Disasters, Fires, Home Invasions, and Everyday Health and Safety Hazards By John "Lofty" Wiseman, Don Mann (Foreword by) Cover Image
By John "Lofty" Wiseman, Don Mann (Foreword by)
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Trillion Dollar Triage: How Jay Powell and the Fed Battled a President and a Pandemic---and  Prevented Economic Disaster By Nick Timiraos Cover Image
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Buried Truths and the Hyatt Skywalks: The Legacy of America's Epic Structural Failure By Richard A. Serrano Cover Image
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The Mayor and The Judge: The Inside Story of the War Against COVID By Judge Nelson W. Wolff, Ron Nirenberg (Foreword by) Cover Image
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A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster By Rebecca Solnit Cover Image
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When All Hell Breaks Loose: Stuff You Need to Survive When Disaster Strikes By Cody Lundin, Russ Miller (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cody Lundin, Russ Miller (Illustrator)
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Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters, and Survival By Anderson Cooper Cover Image
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Katrina: A History, 1915-2015 By Andy Horowitz Cover Image
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The Next Apocalypse: The Art and Science of Survival By Chris Begley Cover Image
$28.00
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1965 Palm Sunday Tornadoes in Indiana (Disaster) By Janis Thornton Cover Image
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Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster (Lannan Selection) By Svetlana Alexievich, Keith Gessen (Translator) Cover Image
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Paradise: One Town's Struggle to Survive an American Wildfire By Lizzie Johnson Cover Image
$28.00
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Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital By Sheri Fink Cover Image
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Close to Shore: The Terrifying Shark Attacks of 1916 By Michael Capuzzo Cover Image
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California Disasters: True Stories of Golden State Tragedies and Triumphs By Phyllis Perry Cover Image
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Disasterology: Dispatches from the Frontlines of the Climate Crisis By Samantha Montano Cover Image
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Fire in Paradise: An American Tragedy By Dani Anguiano, Alastair Gee Cover Image
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The Plague Year: America in the Time of Covid By Lawrence Wright Cover Image
$28.00
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The Collinwood Tragedy: The Story of the Worst School Fire in American History By James Jessen Badal Cover Image
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Personal Effects: What Recovering the Dead Teaches Me About Caring for the Living By Robert A. Jensen Cover Image
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Surviving An Urban Disaster: Quick-Start Survival Guide By Richard Duarte Cover Image
$15.95
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