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The Resource When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester

When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester

Label
When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Title
When the earth shakes
Title remainder
earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"'New York Times' bestselling author, explorer, journalist, and geologist Simon Winchester who's been shaken by earthquakes in New Zealand, skied through Greenland to help prove the theory of plate tectonics, and even charred the soles of his boots climbing a volcano looks at the science, technology, and societal impact of these inter-connected natural phenomena"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
551.22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 10 and up
  • Grade 7 and 8
  • NC1290L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
  • MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.2
  • 11
  • 8.2
Study program name
  • A/R 8.2 middle grades 3.0 points.
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
  • Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earthquakes
  • Earthquakes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester
Link
http://www.mackin.com/BookPics/Book.aspx?isbn=9780670785360
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 66) 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
Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Tsunamis -- Afterword
Control code
ocn903436228
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780670785360
Lccn
2014039743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1285742
  • (Sirsi) o903436228
  • (OCoLC)903436228
Label
When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester
Link
http://www.mackin.com/BookPics/Book.aspx?isbn=9780670785360
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 66) 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
Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Tsunamis -- Afterword
Control code
ocn903436228
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
71 pages
Isbn
9780670785360
Lccn
2014039743
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • 1285742
  • (Sirsi) o903436228
  • (OCoLC)903436228

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