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Author Carson, Mary Kay.
Title Inside tornadoes / by Mary Kay Carson.
Pub Info New York : Sterling ; Lewes : GMC Distribution [distributor], c2010.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Brewster-Children's Coll.  J 551.5 CAR     AVAILABLE
 Edgartown-Children Coll.  J 551.553 CAR     AVAILABLE
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 551.553 Car     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 26 cm.
Series Inside series
Inside series.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.7 1 1 142391
Includes fold-out pages.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 46), filmography (p. 46), and index.
Contents Twisted weather -- Where and when do tornadoes happen? -- Why and how do tornadoes happen? -- Sizing up tornadoes -- Tornadoes to remember: four devastating twisters -- Storm scientists in action -- Tornado safety -- Tornado watcher words to know.
Summary Tornadoes are the most violent storms on the planet-as these photographs filled with before-and-after images of storm sites reveal. What makes a tornado, where they strike, and what scientists discover as they risk their lives driving equipment as close as possible to these storms. With first-person accounts of historic storms, facts on climate change and its potential effect on tornadoes, and hands-on activities.
Subject Tornadoes -- Juvenile literature.
Tornadoes.
ISBN 9781402777813 (pbk.)
1402777817 (pbk.)
9781402758799
1402758790
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