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Landslides, mudslides, & avalanches, Liz Miles

Label
Landslides, mudslides, & avalanches
Title
Landslides, mudslides, & avalanches
Statement of responsibility
Liz Miles
Title variation
Landslides, mudslides, and avalanches
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A discussion of landslides, mudslides, and avalanches, describing their characteristics, patterns of occurrence, and impacts. Features descriptions of significant landslides and avalanches from history"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miles, Liz
Dewey number
363.34/9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 5-11
LC call number
QE599.A2
LC item number
L365 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
World Book's library of natural disasters
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Landslides
  • Mudslides
  • Avalanches
  • Natural disasters
  • Avalanches
  • Landslides
  • Mudslides
  • Natural disasters
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Landslides, mudslides, & avalanches, Liz Miles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes glossary and index
  • At head of title: Library of natural disasters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mass movement -- Landslides -- What is a landslide? -- Types of landslides -- China, 1920 -- What causes a landslide? -- What happens during a landslide? -- Landslide effects -- Alaska, 1964 -- Avoiding landslides -- Submarine landslides -- Mudslides -- What is a mudslide? -- Gansu mudslide of 2010 -- Devastating volcanic mudslides -- Rain-induced landslides -- Vargas mudslides of 1999 -- Mudslide in Oso, Washington -- Avalanches -- What is an avalanche? -- Why do avalanches happen? -- The Alps, 1999 -- What happens during an avalanche? -- The effects of avalanches -- Stevens Pass, 1910 -- Avalanche prevention and rescue -- Everest avalanches of 2014 and 2015
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
55 pages
Isbn
9780716699378
Lccn
2017054263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1012697972
  • (OCoLC)on1012697972
Label
Landslides, mudslides, & avalanches, Liz Miles
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes glossary and index
  • At head of title: Library of natural disasters
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Mass movement -- Landslides -- What is a landslide? -- Types of landslides -- China, 1920 -- What causes a landslide? -- What happens during a landslide? -- Landslide effects -- Alaska, 1964 -- Avoiding landslides -- Submarine landslides -- Mudslides -- What is a mudslide? -- Gansu mudslide of 2010 -- Devastating volcanic mudslides -- Rain-induced landslides -- Vargas mudslides of 1999 -- Mudslide in Oso, Washington -- Avalanches -- What is an avalanche? -- Why do avalanches happen? -- The Alps, 1999 -- What happens during an avalanche? -- The effects of avalanches -- Stevens Pass, 1910 -- Avalanche prevention and rescue -- Everest avalanches of 2014 and 2015
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
55 pages
Isbn
9780716699378
Lccn
2017054263
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1012697972
  • (OCoLC)on1012697972

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