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Earthquakes

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Publisher:
Morrow Junior Books,
Pub. Date:
1991.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Description

Earth's surface is formed by gigantic, slowly moving plates of solid rock. When these plates lurch past one another with sudden large bursts of energy, one of the most awesome forces of nature is unleashed -- a major earthquake. About 3,000 earthquakes are recorded every day on our planet. Most are too small to notice, but when a powerful one hits, it can be very destructive. Acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon has teamed up with the Smithsonian Institution on a new, updated edition of his much admired book about the forces that shake and shape Earth.

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ISBN:
9780688096335
9780688096342
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.5, 0.5 Points
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Grouped Work ID 04c94eae-e536-58fd-0e68-c20d42ec8c05
Grouping Title earthquakes
Grouping Author simon seymour
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-22 04:29:45AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-11 04:42:10AM

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