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Author Groman, Jeff.

Title The atlas of natural disasters / Jeff Groman.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Michael Friedman, 2002.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Earlville PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - EAPY-12  JUV 551 GRO    AVAILABLE
 Plano CUSD 88 - Centennial ES Adult Non-Fiction - PCEB-4  363 GOR    AVAILABLE
Description 96 pages : color illustrations ; 34 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents The shifting surface: Volcanoes -- Volcanic eruptions -- Mount St. Helens -- Earthquakes -- The San Andreas Fault -- Izmit, 1999 -- Landslides -- After a landslide -- Mudslides -- Avalanches -- The restless atmosphere: Hurricanes -- Hurricane Floyd, 1999 -- Tornadoes -- The Dimmitt Tornado -- Lightning -- Blizzards -- Drought -- Water -- Wildfires -- Summer blazes -- The external threat -- Troubled waters: Tsunamis -- Okushiri, 1993 -- Floods -- Honduras, 1998 -- Coasts in peril -- El Niņo -- The human impact: Air pollution -- Smog -- Sea pollution -- Black seas -- Deforestation -- Importing pests -- Man-made deserts -- Messing with nature -- Overpopulation -- Disasters and history.
Summary Shows how natural disasters occur and how they shape life on earth.
Subject Natural disasters.
Natural disasters.
Natural disasters. (OCoLC)fst01033994
Natural disasters -- Juvenile literature.
Avalanches.
Earthquakes.
Floods.
Volcanoes.
ISBN 1586633457
9781586633455
1402703236
9781402703232

 
    
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