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Disaster response

John C. Bush

Disaster response

a handbook for Church action

by John C. Bush

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Published by Herald Press in Scottdale, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Church work with disaster victims -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Disaster relief -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
    • Disaster relief -- United States -- Directories.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn C. Bush.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV554.4 .B87 1979
      The Physical Object
      Pagination171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4411513M
      ISBN 100836118936
      LC Control Number79015090
      OCLC/WorldCa5008237

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