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Author Rubin, Ken, 1962-
Title Volcanoes & earthquakes / Ken Rubin.
Pub Info New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2007.
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book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J 551.2 RUB     AVAILABLE
 Mashpee-Children's Coll.  J 551.2 RUB     AVAILABLE
 Oak Bluffs-Children's  J 551.21 RUB     AVAILABLE
Descript 64 p. : col. ill., col. maps. : 28 cm.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 8.9 2 2 119687
Includes index.
Contents Under the surface: Restless planet -- Spreading seas -- Tectonic collisions -- Hot spots -- Fire down below: Anatomy of a volcano -- Types of eruptions -- Lava and Ash -- volcanic landscapes -- Thermal springs and geysers -- Volcanologist in the field -- On shaky ground: When the earth moves -- Earthquake preparation -- After an earthquake -- Making of a tsunami -- Seismologists in the field -- Volcanoes: Toba -- Vesuvius -- Krakatau -- Mount St. Helens -- Kilauea -- Earthquakes: Lisbon -- San Francisco -- Hebgen Lake -- Kobe -- Indian Ocean tsunami -- Worlds alive -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary INsiders brings volcanoes & earthquakes to life, with the most up-to-date information and state-of-the-art 3-D illustrations that practically leap off every page, stimulating minds and imaginations in a whole new way.
Subject Volcanoes -- Juvenile literature.
Earthquakes -- Juvenile literature.
Volcanoes.
Earthquakes.
Alt Title Volcanoes and earthquakes
ISBN 1416938621 (hardcover)
9781416938620 (hardcover)
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