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The Resource Extreme planet : Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!, Carsten Peter, with Glen Phelan

Extreme planet : Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!, Carsten Peter, with Glen Phelan

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Extreme planet : Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!
Title
Extreme planet
Title remainder
Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!
Statement of responsibility
Carsten Peter, with Glen Phelan
Title variation
Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond
Title variation remainder
Carsten Peters adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tornadoes, ice caves, glaciers, lightening -- no territory or phenomenon is too scarey for daring explorer Carsten Peter, who is right at home exploring the most outrageous places and raucous natural occurrences around the globe. Kids can follow along as he heads into extreme places and reveals the science and background behind these seemingly unexplainable natural places and phenomenon. Underlying each of his adventures is a dose of hard science, intriguing history, provocative images, tips, gear & gadget advice, and more to help kids learn about the Earth how they can help preserve the planet."--Amazon.com
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Summary
Explores the most extreme environments around the globe explaining the science behind each, from Mount Stromboli and the Arctic Circle to the Danakil Desert and Danae Brook Canyon
Illustration
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10449089
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peter, Carsten
Dewey number
551
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Phelan, Glen
  • National Geographic Society (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
National Geographic kids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Peter, Carsten
  • Geology
  • Extreme environments
  • Nature photography
  • Earth (Planet)
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!
Label
Extreme planet : Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!, Carsten Peter, with Glen Phelan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Volcanoes -- Glaciers and ice sheets -- Deserts -- Caves -- Canyons -- Tornadoes and lightning
Control code
000056424922
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426321016
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps
System control number
(OCoLC)908107215
Label
Extreme planet : Carsten Peter's adventures in volcanoes, caves, canyons, deserts, and beyond!, Carsten Peter, with Glen Phelan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 109) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • cri
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Volcanoes -- Glaciers and ice sheets -- Deserts -- Caves -- Canyons -- Tornadoes and lightning
Control code
000056424922
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
111 pages
Isbn
9781426321016
Isbn Type
(library binding : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps
System control number
(OCoLC)908107215

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