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Salton Sea resort : death in the desert

Author: Kevin Blake
Publisher: New York, New York : Bearport Publishing, [2015]
Series: Abandoned! towns without people.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the abandoned Salton Sea Resort, including its discovery, artifacts, and preservation.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
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Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Blake
ISBN: 9781627245234 1627245235
OCLC Number: 890912714
Target Audience: Ages 7-12.
Description: 32 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm.
Contents: Not what it seems --
Disappearing lakes --
A lake by mistake --
The West's greatest playground --
Stars in the sun --
Runoff --
A smelly, salty sea --
Wildlife graveyard --
Abandoned --
Picturing what's left --
Toxic cloud --
The Salton Sea tomorrow --
Then and now.
Series Title: Abandoned! towns without people.
Responsibility: by Kevin Blake.

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Describes the abandoned Salton Sea Resort, including its discovery, artifacts, and preservation.

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Great way to learn something new

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2015-10-08) Excellent Permalink

I found this book to be a great way to learn something I never knew. The language was interesting and the pictures quite inviting. The font really brought the pages together and the information wasn't too complicated, but not too simple that it was boring. It left me wanting to know more about the...
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