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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
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
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.R86 2013
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Uhlman, Tom
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True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Volcanic eruptions
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
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, color maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808990387
  • (OCoLC)ocn808990387
  • 315095
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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
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, color maps, photographs
System control number
  • (OCoLC)808990387
  • (OCoLC)ocn808990387
  • 315095

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