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Cyclones in Bangladesh-A History of Mismanagement

A History of Mismanagement Peter Custers The 1991 cyclone in Bangladesh not only exposed the previous government's criminal negligence of protective measures against cyclones but also drew attention to its failure to institute land reforms, which has resulted in the poor and landless becoming the worst victims of these periodic disasters.

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