Emergency Shelters: Family Shelters
Manual for Building Temporary Emergency Shelters
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DescriptionThis manual allows local disaster officials to respond to post—disaster community shelter problems by using plastic sheeting as a primary construction material. Using this manual a person in the field can easily adapt the plastic sheeting to their own specific needs rather than adjusting their needs to the characteristics of the plastic sheeting.Emergency Shelters (General Data)/Family Shelters (Designs). (303.1A) Building Materials/Synthetic/Sulphur. (301.2I)
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Birch, Lawrence E.; Bruce, James B. (1982). Emergency Shelters: Family Shelters. INTERTECT. Available electronically from