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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
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2013.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
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10188121
Cataloging source
DLC
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Rusch, Elizabeth
Dewey number
363.34/95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.R86 2013
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1000
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Uhlman, Tom
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
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  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Volcanic eruptions
Target audience
pre adolescent
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volcanoes and the science of saving lives
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 75) and index
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
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 p.
Isbn
9780547503509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034055
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(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 (p. 75) and index
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
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
76 p.
Isbn
9780547503509
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012034055
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)808990387

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