Extreme weather

by Edward Close

Written in English
Cover of: Extreme weather | Edward Close
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Subjects:

  • Natural disasters,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Tornadoes,
  • Hurricanes

About the Edition

Describes various forms of extreme weather conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementEdward Close
SeriesDiscovery education. Earth and space science, Discovery Education
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGB5019 .C56 2014
The Physical Object
Pagination32 pages :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26498801M
ISBN 101477761942, 1477761969, 1477761977
ISBN 109781477761946, 9781477761960, 9781477761977
LC Control Number2013023302
OCLC/WorldCa861069432

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