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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 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
World Book, Inc
Series statement
World Book's library of natural disasters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Blizzards
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
Control code
ocn465884959
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
47, [1] p.
Isbn
9780716698173
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2009517664
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)465884959
  • a906900
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
Control code
ocn465884959
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
47, [1] p.
Isbn
9780716698173
Isbn Type
(set)
Lccn
2009517664
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)465884959
  • a906900

Library Locations

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