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The Resource Blizzards

Blizzards

Label
Blizzards
Title
Blizzards
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of a major type of natural disaster, including descriptions of some of the most destructive; explanations of these phenomena, what causes them, and where they occur; and information about how to prepare for and survive these forces of nature. Features include an activity, glossary, list of resources, and index"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.34/925
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC926.32
LC item number
.B65 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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World Book, Inc
Series statement
World Book's library of natural disasters
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  • Blizzards
  • Natural disasters
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Blizzards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
What is a blizzard? -- Blizards back in time -- Blizzard winds -- The school children's blizzard -- The Great White Hurricane of 1888 -- Blizzards and the human body -- Blizzards around the world -- Napoleon's grand retreat -- The White Hurricane of 1913 -- Storm damage -- After a blizzard -- Race to the South Pole -- Hard lessons of 1922 -- The Superstorm of 1993 -- Potomac aircrash -- The billion-dollar blizzard of 1996 -- Surviving a blizzard -- Chicago's?Big snow? of 1967 -- Blizzard rescue -- Forecasting blizzards
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
47 p.
Isbn
9780716698029
Lccn
2007008816
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
14753460
Label
Blizzards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index
Contents
What is a blizzard? -- Blizards back in time -- Blizzard winds -- The school children's blizzard -- The Great White Hurricane of 1888 -- Blizzards and the human body -- Blizzards around the world -- Napoleon's grand retreat -- The White Hurricane of 1913 -- Storm damage -- After a blizzard -- Race to the South Pole -- Hard lessons of 1922 -- The Superstorm of 1993 -- Potomac aircrash -- The billion-dollar blizzard of 1996 -- Surviving a blizzard -- Chicago's?Big snow? of 1967 -- Blizzard rescue -- Forecasting blizzards
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
47 p.
Isbn
9780716698029
Lccn
2007008816
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
14753460

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