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Author: Jenny Vaughan
Publisher: Laguna Hills, CA : QEB Pub., ©2008.
Series: Wild weather (QEB Publishing)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Discusses heat waves, where they are common, how they affect us, and how people cope with heat waves"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Literature
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jenny Vaughan
ISBN: 9781595665874 1595665870
OCLC Number: 213495427
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 31 cm.
Contents: What is a heatwave? --
Where is hot weather most common? --
Why do some places get warm weather? --
What causes a heatwave? --
Modern life --
Wildfires --
Human health --
Food and farming --
Drought --
Heat and wildlife --
Living with hot weather --
Knock-on effects --
Are heatwaves getting worse?
Series Title: Wild weather (QEB Publishing)
Responsibility: Jenny Vaughan.
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"Discusses heat waves, where they are common, how they affect us, and how people cope with heat waves"--Provided by publisher.

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