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Children's Nonfiction Earthquakes & Volcanoes

Volcano Alert! (revised, ed. 2)

by (author) Paul Challen

Publisher
Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Jan 2011
Category
Earthquakes & Volcanoes, General, Disasters
  • eBook

    ISBN
    9781427196231
    Publish Date
    Jan 2011
    List Price
    $25.95
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9780778716280
    Publish Date
    Feb 2011
    List Price
    $9.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9780778715955
    Publish Date
    Feb 2011
    List Price
    $25.95

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  • Grade: 4

Description

This informative book has been newly revised in light of the massive eruption in Iceland in March 2010. The skies over a large part of the world were filled with volcanic ash, affecting weather and agriculture and disrupting travel for millions of people for several weeks.

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Volcano Alert! (Disaster Alert!)

This informative book was revised in light of the massive eruption in Iceland in March 2010. It discusses what a volcano is, how it forms and why it erupts. It also contains information about volcano forecasting, kinds of eruptions and famous volcanoes, such as Krakatoa, Vesuvius and Mt. Pelée. Originally published in 2004, by Crabtree Publishing (Our Choice 2005).

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. Fall, 2012.

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