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The Resource Blizzards

Blizzards

Label
Blizzards
Title
Blizzards
Contributor
Subject
Genre
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
  • Blizzards
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Blizzards
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is a blizzard? -- Blizzards 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
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716698029
  • (Sirsi) 579764
  • (OCoLC)85766268
Label
Blizzards
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What is a blizzard? -- Blizzards 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
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716698029
  • (Sirsi) 579764
  • (OCoLC)85766268

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