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Sep 01, 2015
| ISBN 9781465438089
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Mar 20, 2006
| ISBN 9780756652432
| Middle Grade (8-12)
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Sep 01, 2015 | ISBN 9781465438089 | Middle Grade (8-12)
Mar 20, 2006 | ISBN 9780756652432 | Middle Grade (8-12)
Explore the dangerous and destructive side of nature — the awesome powers of tsunamis, hurricanes, tornadoes, wildfire, volcanoes and more in DK Eyewitness Books: Natural Disasters.
What causes a hurricane to form? Can animals sense an impending earthquake? Discover how Earthquakes, floods and hurricanes affect those in their paths, and what measures we can use to protect ourselves from Mother Nature. Learn about the equipment we can use to predict natural disasters, from tsunami magnitude to the earthquake Richter scale. Photography from around the world, and clear diagrams help you understand the amazing power of nature. This a great reference tool for all the family.On every colorful page: Vibrant annotated photographs and the integrated text-and-pictures approach that makes Eyewitness a perennial favorite of parents, teachers, and school-age kids.
Confront the awesome power of nature—from earthquakes and tsunamis to hurricanes and volcanoes. Discover how earthquakes are measured and how experts work to minimize the damage they caused. See how a tsunami is caused and the trail of devastation it leaves in its path. Find out about the world’s volcanic hotspots and how some eruptions create new islands, and much, much more. The most trusted nonfiction series on the market, Eyewitness Books provide an in-depth, comprehensive look at their subjects with a unique integration of words and pictures.
Claire Watts began her career as a writer and editor of educational nonfiction books on a variety of topics ranging… More about Claire Watts
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