TITLE

Coping With Catastrophe

AUTHOR(S)
Romano, Andrew
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);9/19/2005 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 146 Issue 12, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on government responses to U.S. disasters prior to Hurricane Katrina in 2005. Two-day delay in the arrival of provisions following the 1900 hurricane in Galveston, Texas; Rebuilding efforts in San Francisco, California, following the 1906 earthquake; How the Red Cross set up shelters prior to Hurricane Camille in 1969; Relief efforts of President George H. W. Bush following Hurricane Andrew in 1992.
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