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Shattering earthquakes, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

Label
Shattering earthquakes
Title
Shattering earthquakes
Statement of responsibility
Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Introduces earthquakes, describing what causes them, where they occur, how they are measured, the kinds of damage they do, and how people can prepare for them
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
551.22
Illustrations
  • maps
  • illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.S657 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spilsbury, Richard
Series statement
  • Awesome forces of nature
  • Heinemann infosearch
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Earthquakes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shattering earthquakes, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
What is an earthquake? -- What causes Earthquakes? -- Where do earthquakes happen? -- Case study : United Kingdom, 2002 -- What happens in an earthquake? -- Case study : Mexico City, 1985 -- Do earthquakes cause other disasters? -- Case study : San Francisco, 1989 -- Who helps after an earthquake? -- Case study : China, 2008 -- Can earthquakes be predicted? -- Can people prepare for earthquakes? -- Can earthquakes be prevented?
Control code
ocn441945311
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781432937911
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2009037565
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)441945311
Label
Shattering earthquakes, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
What is an earthquake? -- What causes Earthquakes? -- Where do earthquakes happen? -- Case study : United Kingdom, 2002 -- What happens in an earthquake? -- Case study : Mexico City, 1985 -- Do earthquakes cause other disasters? -- Case study : San Francisco, 1989 -- Who helps after an earthquake? -- Case study : China, 2008 -- Can earthquakes be predicted? -- Can people prepare for earthquakes? -- Can earthquakes be prevented?
Control code
ocn441945311
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781432937911
Isbn Type
(pb)
Lccn
2009037565
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
System control number
(OCoLC)441945311

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