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Freaky facts about natural disasters

Author: Sarah Fecher; Clare Oliver; Gary Bines; Gary Boller
Publisher: Minnetonka, Minn. : Two-Can, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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"Introduces meteorological and geological disasters, including volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods, blizzards and droughts. Discusses why these events occur, what problems they cause, and how we study them"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Fecher; Clare Oliver; Gary Bines; Gary Boller
ISBN: 1587285398 9781587285394 1587285428 9781587285424
OCLC Number: 62421146
Notes: Revised edition of: Totally amazing natural disasters. c1999.
Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 cm
Contents: What's inside --
Nature's wild --
Earth's creeping crust --
Clouds of ash and rivers of fire --
Cast in stone --
Movers and shakers --
Wild winds --
Terrible twisters --
Flood alert --
White-out! --
Dry spell --
Disaster scientists --
Trouble ahead --
Hot spots --
Disaster hall of fame --
Tricky words.
Other Titles: Totally amazing natural disasters.
Responsibility: [written by Sarah Fecher and Clare Oliver ; illustrated by Gary Bines and Gary Boller].
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The Freaky Facts books are filled with a bright, busy and inviting design. There are eye-popping photos, wacky cartoons, and even a few jokes to make these high-interest subjects even more appealing.  Read more...

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