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Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives / text by Elizabeth Rusch ; photographs by Tom Uhlman.

Rusch, Elizabeth. (Author).
Book Book ([2013])
Description: 76 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 24 x 29 cm
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, [2013]
14 of 15 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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Gloucester Children's Nonfiction J/ 363.3495/Rusch (Text to Phone) Checked out 12/28/2017
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  • Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
    • ISBN: 9780547503509 (hbk.)
    • ISBN: 0547503504 (hbk.)
    Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (page 75) and index.
    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.
    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.
    Target Audience: Middle School
    Grade 4-6
    1000 Lexile
    Study Program Information: Accelerated Reader 6.9
    Reading Counts! 8.5
    Authors: Uhlman, Tom. (Added Author).
    Alternate Title: Volcanoes and the science of saving lives

    Citation:

    Rusch, Elizabeth. "Eruption! : volcanoes and the science of saving lives." Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2013.

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