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Hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters, Andrew Langley ; foreword by Bill McGuire

Label
Hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters
Title
Hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Langley ; foreword by Bill McGuire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Stunning photographs help take readers into the world of natural disasters
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Langley, Andrew
Dewey number
363.34
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB5019
LC item number
.L364 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Kingfisher knowledge
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural disasters
  • Hurricanes
  • Tsunamis
  • Natural disasters
  • Hurricanes
  • Tsunamis
  • Catastrophes naturelles
  • Ouragans
  • Tsunamis
  • Littérature de jeunesse anglaise
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters, Andrew Langley ; foreword by Bill McGuire
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Includes extra Web sites, book lists and places to explore"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Restless Earth: Moving ground -- Earthquake! -- Tsunami terror -- Indian Ocean tsunami -- Understanding quakes -- Summary -- Volcanoes: Eruption! -- Buried by lava -- Exploding volcanoes -- After the eruption -- Sleeping giants -- Summary-- Storms, floods, and snow: Danger in the air -- Hurricane alert -- Twisters -- Danger at sea -- Floods -- Avalanches -- Fighting back -- Summary -- Droughts, fires, and diseases: Drought and famine -- Wildfires -- Invisible killers -- Pandemics -- Defending ourselves -- Summary -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments
  • Restless Earth -- Volcanoes -- Storm and flood -- Drought and disease
Extent
1 online resource (63 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035606352
Label
Hurricanes, tsunamis, and other natural disasters, Andrew Langley ; foreword by Bill McGuire
Link
Publication
Note
"Includes extra Web sites, book lists and places to explore"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Restless Earth: Moving ground -- Earthquake! -- Tsunami terror -- Indian Ocean tsunami -- Understanding quakes -- Summary -- Volcanoes: Eruption! -- Buried by lava -- Exploding volcanoes -- After the eruption -- Sleeping giants -- Summary-- Storms, floods, and snow: Danger in the air -- Hurricane alert -- Twisters -- Danger at sea -- Floods -- Avalanches -- Fighting back -- Summary -- Droughts, fires, and diseases: Drought and famine -- Wildfires -- Invisible killers -- Pandemics -- Defending ourselves -- Summary -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments
  • Restless Earth -- Volcanoes -- Storm and flood -- Drought and disease
Extent
1 online resource (63 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035606352

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