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Earthquakes & volcanoes

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Published by Thunder Bay Press in San Diego, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earthquakes -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Volcanoes -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Earthquakes.,
  • Volcanoes.

  • About the Edition

    Looks at some of the visible ways that the earth can be changed in a matter of minutes, and discusses how the natural forces involved in earthquakes and volcanoes can raise mountains, build islands, change weather and help to produce varieties of plants and animals.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesEarthquakes and volcanoes
    StatementJohn Stidworthy.
    SeriesScience nature guides, The changing world, Changing world (San Diego, Calif.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE521.3 .S75 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination73 p. :
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL968503M
    ISBN 101571451242
    LC Control Number96005008
    OCLC/WorldCa34283548

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