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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
Photographer
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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rusch, Elizabeth
Dewey number
363.34/95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.R86 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Uhlman, Tom.
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Volcanic eruptions
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
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
Control code
1436649
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 (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1436649
  • (OCoLC)808990387
Label
Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives, text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 75) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
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
Control code
1436649
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 (chiefly color), col. maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1436649
  • (OCoLC)808990387

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