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Written for development and emergency workers in mine-affected countries, and for policy-makers and planners. Presents an overview of the problems caused by landmines. Describes the most common types of mines and how they are deployed. Provides practical guidance and advice to field workers; in particular, how to recognize and avoid hazardous areas. Appendices: simplified account of the operation of mines for the non-expert; statements on landmines by humanitarian organizations; and mine-protection on project vehicles. Black and white photos. Index.Legacy of Conflict: A Manual for Development Workers Rae McGrath ... areas; injuries caused 26-9; local solutions 65-9; mine-awareness courses 35- 6, 66; mode of operation 7-8; persistence and ... children 41; community education 60; M16A1/M16A2 mines 16; PMD box mines 18; PMN mines 11; SB-33 mines 15; VS69anbsp;...

Author:Rae McGrath
Publisher:DIANE Publishing - 1998-01-01


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