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The Resource Forces of nature : the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes, by Catherine O'Neill Grace

Forces of nature : the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes, by Catherine O'Neill Grace

Label
Forces of nature : the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes
Title
Forces of nature
Title remainder
the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes
Statement of responsibility
by Catherine O'Neill Grace
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Photographs, diagrams, and text combine to depict some of the Earth's most dynamic and destructive forces, explaining how scientists are working to predict when they will strike in order to save lives
  • Describes the work of volcanologists on the Caribbean island of Montserrat, geologists studying earthquakes in Istanbul, Turkey, and meteorologists studying tornadoes on the American Great Plains
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grace, Catherine O'Neill
Dewey number
551.2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1080L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.G7 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earthquakes
  • Tornadoes
  • Volcanoes
  • Earthquakes
  • Tornadoes
  • Volcanoes
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Forces of nature : the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes, by Catherine O'Neill Grace
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 60) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the rim of a live volcano -- In the zone of an earthquake -- In the path of a tornado
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
62 pages
Isbn
9780792263289
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2003018929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • bwi09074844
  • 412656
Label
Forces of nature : the awesome power of volcanoes, earthquakes, and tornadoes, by Catherine O'Neill Grace
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 60) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the rim of a live volcano -- In the zone of an earthquake -- In the path of a tornado
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
62 pages
Isbn
9780792263289
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2003018929
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • bwi09074844
  • 412656

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