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Hurricanes and tornadoes

Hurricanes and tornadoes

Hubbard, Ben, 1973- author

Look inside natural disasters and discover how they work! Natural disasters devastate communities. They reshape the landscape and can alter people's ways of life in an area for years after the event. Learn all about hurricanes and tornadoes. Find out how they form, where they are mostly to happen and how scientists study them through diagrams and case studies. Explore how natural disasters work by cracking them open and looking at them from the inside

Hardback, Book. English.
Published London: Franklin Watts, 2019
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Available at Merthyr Central Library.

  • Merthyr Central Library – One available in J551.552/NAT

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    03843688 J551.552/NAT Junior nonfiction Available

Details

Statement of responsibility: Ben Hubbard
ISBN: 1445165945, 9781445165943
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 27 cm.
Series: Natural disaster zone
Subject: Tornadoes Juvenile literature.; Hurricanes Juvenile literature.; Non-Fiction 9+.; Nature.
Series Title: Natural disaster zone.

Contents

  1. 1: Introducing Tornadoes and Hurricanes
  2. 1: When a Tornado Strikes
  3. 1: What's in a Tornado?
  4. 1: Tornado Winds
  5. 1: Case Study
  6. 1: Studying Tornadoes
  7. 1: Storm Chasers
  8. 1: When a Hurricane Hits
  9. 1: What Makes Hurricanes Form?
  10. 1: What's in a Hurricane?
  11. 1: Categories of Hurricane
  12. 1: Case Study
  13. 1: Studying Hurricanes
  14. 1: Glossary, Books and Helpful Websites
  15. 1: Index