The Resource Hurricane & tornado, written by Jack Challoner

Hurricane & tornado, written by Jack Challoner

Label
Hurricane & tornado
Title
Hurricane & tornado
Statement of responsibility
written by Jack Challoner
Title variation
  • Hurricane and tornado
  • Eyewitness hurricane & tornado
  • Eyewitness hurricane and tornado
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes dangerous and destructive weather conditions around the world, such as thunderstorms, tornadoes, hurricanes, lightning, hail, and drought with photographs, historical background, and legends
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Challoner, Jack,
Dewey number
551.55
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC941.3
LC item number
.C57 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
DK eyewitness
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hurricanes
  • Tornadoes
  • Severe storms
  • Natural disasters
  • Storms
  • Hurricanes
  • Tornadoes
  • Severe storms
  • Weather
  • Natural disasters
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hurricane & tornado, written by Jack Challoner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
At head of title: Eyewitness
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 68) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Weather folklore -- Early forecasts -- What is extreme weather? -- Extreme causes -- Severe winds -- Thunderous storms -- Twisting tornadoes -- Tornado force -- Measuring tornadoes -- Lightning strikes -- Hailstorms -- Hurricane alert -- Devastation -- Hurricane strikes -- Fog and smog -- High seas -- Snowstorms -- Avalanche -- Floods and landslides -- Heat waves -- Deadly droughts -- Polar extremes -- Weather watch -- Disaster relief -- Nature's survivors -- Climate change -- El Nin̳o -- Freaky conditions -- Beyond Earth -- Did you know? -- Timeline -- Find out more
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465420534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn859447890
  • (OCoLC)859447890
  • 1409920
Label
Hurricane & tornado, written by Jack Challoner
Publication
Note
At head of title: Eyewitness
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 68) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Weather folklore -- Early forecasts -- What is extreme weather? -- Extreme causes -- Severe winds -- Thunderous storms -- Twisting tornadoes -- Tornado force -- Measuring tornadoes -- Lightning strikes -- Hailstorms -- Hurricane alert -- Devastation -- Hurricane strikes -- Fog and smog -- High seas -- Snowstorms -- Avalanche -- Floods and landslides -- Heat waves -- Deadly droughts -- Polar extremes -- Weather watch -- Disaster relief -- Nature's survivors -- Climate change -- El Nin̳o -- Freaky conditions -- Beyond Earth -- Did you know? -- Timeline -- Find out more
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465420534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • ocn859447890
  • (OCoLC)859447890
  • 1409920

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