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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"--
Member of
Summary
An introduction to the scientific and geological sources of earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis examines their impact on people and the world at large
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10428355
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
551.22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Grade 7 and 8
  • Ages 10 and up
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1290
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Smithsonian
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Label
When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5C50253B-A8DF-4C04-92C5-1B55A93558F8
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 66) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn911622887
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (71 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101997130
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5C50253B-A8DF-4C04-92C5-1B55A93558F8
System control number
(OCoLC)911622887
Label
When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis, Simon Winchester
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=5C50253B-A8DF-4C04-92C5-1B55A93558F8
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 66) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn911622887
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (71 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781101997130
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
5C50253B-A8DF-4C04-92C5-1B55A93558F8
System control number
(OCoLC)911622887

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