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Air pressure and wind

Author: Elizabeth Borngraber
Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 2019. ©2019
Series: Spotlight on weather and natural disasters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Weather has the ability to shape our planet. Floods may alter Earth's landscape suddenly and dramatically. Erosion causes subtle changes over a longer period of time. This book explores some of the most incredible forces on Earth, including extreme weather, erosion, and floods. Students will be amazed at how our planet has changed over billions of years, as well as how it has changed in an instant. Full-color  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Borngraber
ISBN: 9781508168737 1508168733 9781508168713 1508168717 9781508168744 1508168741 9781508168669 1508168660 9781508168683 1508168687 9781508168690 1508168695
OCLC Number: 1088722203
Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: A powerful force --
What is air --
Measuring the air --
Air in motion --
Wild winds --
The power of wind --
Protecting the air --
Careers --
Wonderful wind.
Series Title: Spotlight on weather and natural disasters.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Borngraber.

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"Weather has the ability to shape our planet. Floods may alter Earth's landscape suddenly and dramatically. Erosion causes subtle changes over a longer period of time. This book explores some of the most incredible forces on Earth, including extreme weather, erosion, and floods. Students will be amazed at how our planet has changed over billions of years, as well as how it has changed in an instant. Full-color photographs and primary sources highlight real-world examples of these forces and their impressive impact on our planet."--

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