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The Resource Crushing avalanches, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

Crushing avalanches, Louise and Richard Spilsbury

Label
Crushing avalanches
Title
Crushing avalanches
Statement of responsibility
Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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Spilsbury, Louise
Dewey number
551.307
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
For primary school students
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Spilsbury, Richard
Series statement
  • Heinemann infosearch
  • Awesome forces of nature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Avalanches
  • Avalanches
  • Avalanches
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Crushing avalanches, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. 31
Contents
What is an avalanche? -- Where do avalanches happen? -- What causes an avalanche? -- Case study : Yungay, Peru, 1970 -- What happens in an avalanche? -- Case study : Les Orres, France, 1998 -- Who helps after an avalanche? -- Case study : Anchorage, Alaska, 2000 -- Can avalanches be predicted? -- Can avalanches be prevented? -- How do people prepare for avalanches? -- How about avalanches in the future? -- Some avalanche disasters of the past
Control code
000025227237
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780431178318
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps
Label
Crushing avalanches, Louise and Richard Spilsbury
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography, p. 31
Contents
What is an avalanche? -- Where do avalanches happen? -- What causes an avalanche? -- Case study : Yungay, Peru, 1970 -- What happens in an avalanche? -- Case study : Les Orres, France, 1998 -- Who helps after an avalanche? -- Case study : Anchorage, Alaska, 2000 -- Can avalanches be predicted? -- Can avalanches be prevented? -- How do people prepare for avalanches? -- How about avalanches in the future? -- Some avalanche disasters of the past
Control code
000025227237
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780431178318
Other physical details
col. ill., col. maps

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