The Resource Earth shattering events, written by Robin Jacobs ; illustrated by Sophie Williams

Earth shattering events, written by Robin Jacobs ; illustrated by Sophie Williams

Label
Earth shattering events
Title
Earth shattering events
Statement of responsibility
written by Robin Jacobs ; illustrated by Sophie Williams
Title variation
Earth-shattering events
Title variation remainder
volcanoes, earthquakes, cyclones, tsunamis and other natural disasters
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
We humans take our domination of the planet for granted, but sometimes nature reminds us that this is an illusion. Tectonics rip open the earth, vast waves sweep away coastal towns, magma spews from volcanoes and hurricanes lay waste to entire countries. This book explores nature at its most destructive. Clear, coherent explanations break down the science behind phenomena includ- ing hurricanes, tornadoes, avalanches, earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanoes, alongside fascinating facts about the biggest and the worst. Informative, accessible illustrations by Sophie Williams make this so much more than your standard geography book
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10823202
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Robin
Dewey number
551
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Williams, Sophie
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Earthquakes
  • Tsunamis
  • Volcanoes
  • Severe storms
  • Wildfires
  • Avalanches
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
volcanoes, earthquakes, cyclones, tsunamis and other natural disasters
Label
Earth shattering events, written by Robin Jacobs ; illustrated by Sophie Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781908714701
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Earth shattering events, written by Robin Jacobs ; illustrated by Sophie Williams
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9781908714701
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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