The Resource Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis : projects and principles for beginning geologists, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori, (electronic resource)

Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis : projects and principles for beginning geologists, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori, (electronic resource)

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Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis : projects and principles for beginning geologists
Title
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis
Title remainder
projects and principles for beginning geologists
Statement of responsibility
Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori
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Language
eng
Summary
Presents a scientific survey that provides a vivid exploration of natural phenomena. This title demonstrates how to build a seismograph to record a simulated earthquake, compare pressure waves and shear waves - the two types of ground shocks - with a Slinky, and replicate a tsunami's destructive effect on a 'coastline' built in a bathtub
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N$T
Dewey number
551.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE521.3
LC item number
.L486 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
juvenile
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis : projects and principles for beginning geologists, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori, (electronic resource)
Label
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis : projects and principles for beginning geologists, Matthys Levy and Mario Salvadori, (electronic resource)
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Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published: Earthquake games. New York : M.K. McElderry Books, ?1997
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1. The Secrets of the Earth; 2. If You Had Been There; 3. When the Ocean Rolls; 4. Earthquake Messages; 5. How Strong Was It?; 6. From Myth to Science; 7. Can Animals Predict Earthquakes?; 8. Should We Fight or Fool the Quakes?; 9. The Smoking Mountains; Conclusion; Appendix: Important Earthquakes, Volcanoes, and Tsunamis; Resources; Index
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ocn367622056
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1 online resource (viii, 136 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781569762554
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f367622056
  • (CaAE) f367622056

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