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The daredevil's guide to dangerous places, written by Anna Brett and illustrated by Mike Jacobsen

Label
The daredevil's guide to dangerous places
Title
The daredevil's guide to dangerous places
Statement of responsibility
written by Anna Brett and illustrated by Mike Jacobsen
Title variation
Dangerous places
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hazard hunters Eddie and Junko are exploring some of the most extreme environments on Earth! But don't worry, they have their dangermobile packed with gadgets to tackle everything they come across. Join them and discover the fires of erupting Stromboli, the world's fastest winds on Mt. Washington, Brazil's venomous snake island, and much more. In this fascinating round-the-world adventure, you'll travel to 35 of the planet's most dangerous natural places. With a mix of photos and illustrations, amazing facts and danger stats, it's a fun and absorbing introduction to our wild and wonderful world. You'll visit: *Death Valley, California *Tornado Alley, the American Midwest *Catatumbo Lightning, Venezuela *Holuhraun Lava Field, Iceland *Saltstraumen Whirlpools, Norway *The Poison Garden, UK *Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe *Darvaza Gas Crater, Turkmenistan *Forest of Knives, Madagascar *Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica *Komodo National Park, Indonesia *Mary River Crocodiles, Australia
Member of
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brett, Anna
Dewey number
363.34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
9+
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jacobsen, Mike
Series statement
Lonely Planet kids
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Extreme environments
  • Voyages and travels
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Hazardous geographic environments
  • Geology
  • Meteorology
  • Natural disasters
  • Extreme environments
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The daredevil's guide to dangerous places, written by Anna Brett and illustrated by Mike Jacobsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Around the world in 35 dangers! -- San Andreas Fault -- Death Valley -- Steamboat Geyser -- Tornado Alley -- Mount Baldy Sand Dune -- Mount Washington -- Caribbean hurricane -- Catatumbo ligtning -- Atacama Desert -- Snake Island -- Black Smokers -- Holuhraun Lava Field -- Saltstraumen whirlpools -- Poison garden -- The cave of death -- Alpine avalanche -- Stromboli Volcano -- Lake Nyos -- Inga Rapids -- Victoria Falls -- Erta Ale Lava Lake -- Dallol Hot Springs -- The Dead Sea -- Darvaza Gas Crater -- Forest of Knives -- Ross Ice Shelf -- Mount Everest -- Minqin County Desertification -- Mariana Trench -- Komodo National Park -- Box Jellyfish Waters -- Mary River crocodiles -- Australian bushfire -- Shark-infested waters -- Hells Gate
Control code
000064313832
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9781787016941
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2018034864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1019931165
Label
The daredevil's guide to dangerous places, written by Anna Brett and illustrated by Mike Jacobsen
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Around the world in 35 dangers! -- San Andreas Fault -- Death Valley -- Steamboat Geyser -- Tornado Alley -- Mount Baldy Sand Dune -- Mount Washington -- Caribbean hurricane -- Catatumbo ligtning -- Atacama Desert -- Snake Island -- Black Smokers -- Holuhraun Lava Field -- Saltstraumen whirlpools -- Poison garden -- The cave of death -- Alpine avalanche -- Stromboli Volcano -- Lake Nyos -- Inga Rapids -- Victoria Falls -- Erta Ale Lava Lake -- Dallol Hot Springs -- The Dead Sea -- Darvaza Gas Crater -- Forest of Knives -- Ross Ice Shelf -- Mount Everest -- Minqin County Desertification -- Mariana Trench -- Komodo National Park -- Box Jellyfish Waters -- Mary River crocodiles -- Australian bushfire -- Shark-infested waters -- Hells Gate
Control code
000064313832
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9781787016941
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
be2018034864
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1019931165

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