Historical Dictionary of Refugee and Disaster Relief OrganizationsBook - 1994
The dictionary provides A-Z entries on both natural and man-made disasters, intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations, basic concepts, and people who have played a notable role. Also included is an extensive list of acronyms and abbreviations to sort out the various organizations. The bibliography directs readers to a plethora of books, articles, and government documents on the same topic.
Publisher: Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, 1994
Characteristics: viii, 263 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm