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|Other titles||Harnessing the power of communications to avert disasters and save lives.|
|Statement||Fred H. Cate, editor.|
|Contributions||Cate, Fred H., Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Annenberg Washington Program in Communications Policy Studies.|
|LC Classifications||HV551.2 .I57 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 62 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||62|
|LC Control Number||95107429|
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