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Author Winchester, Simon, author.
Title When the earth shakes : earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis / Simon Winchester.
Pub Info New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), 2015.
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Descript 71 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 x 27 cm
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Note Accelerated Reader MG 8.2 3 3 175008
Audience Grade 7 and 8.
Ages 10 and up.
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"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 66) and index.
Subject Earthquakes -- Juvenile literature.
Earthquakes -- Psychological aspects -- Juvenile literature.
Volcanoes -- Juvenile literature.
Tsunamis -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780670785360 (hbk.)
0670785369 (hbk.)
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