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Tsunamis

Author: Samantha Bonar
Publisher: Mankato, Minn. : Capstone High-Interest Books, ©2002.
Series: Natural disasters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains why tsunamis occur, the damage they inflict, some famous tsunamis, and how people can protect themselves against these giant waves.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Children's nonfiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Samantha Bonar
ISBN: 0736809023 9780736809023
OCLC Number: 45636692
Description: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Tsunamis --
Why tsunamis happen --
Warning systems --
The power of a tsunami --
Surviving a tsunami.
Series Title: Natural disasters.
Responsibility: by Samantha Bonar.

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Explains why tsunamis occur, the damage they inflict, some famous tsunamis, and how people can protect themselves against these giant waves.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-08-07) Good Permalink

     Tsunamis - can't even say this word, did not know what it was. Do now. Do you know what a Tsuanamis is? A Tsunami is a Japanese word, Tsu means habor, hami means wave. A tsuanami is a gigantic wave or series of waves. Tsuanamis can grow in any ocean but most occur in the Pacific...
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