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Tornado! : the story behind these twisting, turning, spinning, and spiraling storms / by Judith Bloom Fradin & Dennis Brindell Fradin.

Fradin, Judith Bloom. (Author). Fradin, Dennis B. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

Contains first-hand accounts of tornadoes in the United States, explains why and how tornadoes happen, and discusses ways to stay safe.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 551.553 FRA (Text) 33892100400762 Children's Non-Fiction Book None 09/13/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426307799
  • ISBN: 1426307799
  • ISBN: 9781426307805
  • ISBN: 1426307802
  • Physical Description: 63 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"National geographic kids."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 60-61) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
An emergency situation : a twister smashes Greenburg, Kansas -- Nature's most violent storms : tornado science -- Killer tornadoes : true stories of deadly twisters -- Twister prediction : how we know they're coming.
Summary, etc.:
Contains first-hand accounts of tornadoes in the United States, explains why and how tornadoes happen, and discusses ways to stay safe.
Awards Note:
Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K-12, 2012
Subject: Tornadoes > Juvenile literature
Tornadoes
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Science & Nature > Earth Sciences > Weather.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Science & Nature > Disasters.
Tornadoes
Tornadoes
Genre: Juvenile works.

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