Primer for design of commercial buildings to mitigate terrorist attacks
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Primer for design of commercial buildings to mitigate terrorist attacks providing protection to people and buildings.

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Published by FEMA in [Washington, D.C.] .
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Subjects:

  • Architecture -- United States.,
  • Architecture -- Safety measures.,
  • Buildings -- Safety measures.,
  • Building, Bombproof -- United States.,
  • Buildings -- Blast effects -- United States.,
  • Buildings -- Protection -- United States.,
  • Buildings -- Protection -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Terrorism -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Risk management -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDesign of commercial buildings to mitigate terrorist attacks :
SeriesRisk management series, FEMA -- 427, FEMA (Series) -- 427.
ContributionsUnited States. Federal Emergency Management Agency.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6431 .P753 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18470718M
ISBN 100160428327
ISBN 109780160428326
LC Control Number2004451425

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