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The Resource Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman

Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman

Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives
Title
Eruption!
Title remainder
volcanoes and the science of saving lives
Statement of responsibility
text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of the work of volcanologists Andy Lockhart, John Pallister, and their team describes their life-risking efforts to investigate dangerous volcanoes that pose threats to more than one billion people worldwide
Member of
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rusch, Elizabeth
Dewey number
363.34/95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1000L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.R86 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Uhlman, Tom
Series statement
Scientists in the field
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Volcanic eruptions
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) 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
Sleeping giant -- Never again -- Mount Pinatubo -- To evacuate or not to evacuate? -- Volcano training camp -- How do you watch a volcano you can't see? -- Mount Merapi's next move -- The mystery of the missing ash -- What happened here? -- Living and working in the shadow of a volcano -- Volcanic vocabulary
Control code
ocn808990387
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547503509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1126248
  • (Sirsi) o808990387
  • (OCoLC)808990387
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) 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
Sleeping giant -- Never again -- Mount Pinatubo -- To evacuate or not to evacuate? -- Volcano training camp -- How do you watch a volcano you can't see? -- Mount Merapi's next move -- The mystery of the missing ash -- What happened here? -- Living and working in the shadow of a volcano -- Volcanic vocabulary
Control code
ocn808990387
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 pages
Isbn
9780547503509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1126248
  • (Sirsi) o808990387
  • (OCoLC)808990387

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