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Author Cummings, Judy Dodge, author.

Title Eruptions and explosions : true stories : real tales of violent outbursts / Judy Dodge Cummings.

Publication Info. North Mankato, Minnesota : Nomad Press, [2018]
©‚℗♭2018

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 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 363.34 CUM    Available
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Description 124 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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Series Mystery & mayhem
Mystery & mayhem.
Note "True stories"--Cover and title page.
Includes bibliographical references (page 124).
Contents Rumbles and roars of Earth and man -- Monster awakened -- The forgotten tragedy -- Countdown -- The ghosts of Chernobyl -- Treasure lost -- blowout of the Deepwater Horizon -- Glossary -- Resources.
Summary Eruptions and Explosions: Real Tales of Violent Outbursts recounts the history of five blowups that continued to rattle the world long after the smoke had cleared and embers cooled. From a mountaintop in Indonesia to an oil well in the Gulf of Mexico, the explosions explored here caused widespread peril and destruction. The Mystery & Mayhem series delves into fascinating tidbits of history to provide kids with a jumping-off point into a lifelong habit of appreciating history.
Audience Guided Reading Level: Z.
Ages: 10-13.
Subject Sultana (Steamboat) -- Juvenile literature.
Natural disasters -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental disasters -- History.
Natural disasters -- History.
Oil wells -- Mexico, Gulf of -- Blowouts -- History -- 21st century -- Juvenile literature.
Deepwater Horizon (Drilling rig) -- Juvenile literature.
BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 -- Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Steamboat disasters -- Mississippi River -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile literature.
Environmental disasters -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Volcanoes -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Explosions -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Chernobyl Nuclear Accident, Chornobyl©Š℗£, Ukraine, 1986 -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Tambora, Mount (Indonesia) -- Eruption, 1815 -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Eruptions & explosions
Real tales of violent outbursts
ISBN 9781619306295 (hardcover) $19.95
1619306298 (hardcover) $19.95

 
    
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