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The New York Public Library Incredible Earth: A Book of Answers for Kids (New York Public Library Answer Books for Kids Series)

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The New York Public Library Incredible Earth Discover ancient fossils and vast oceans. Explore devastating earthquakes and explosive volcanoes. Find the answers to your questions about our incredible Earth … How was Earth formed? See page 3. When did life begin? See page 30. If you dug a hole to the center of Earth, what would you find? See page 46. What is a volcanic bomb? See page 78. What is the largest active volcano in the world? See page 85. What does an earthquake sound like? See page 103. How much of Earth’s surface is covered by water? See page 109. Why is the ocean blue? See page 109. What is the longest river in the world? See page 127. How does thunder roll? See page 161. A Stonesong Press Book

Synopsis:

Presents 1000 questions and answers on such topics as rocks and minerals, fossils, oceans, seasons, earthquakes, and volcanoes.

About the Author

THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY's bestselling reference books include The New York Public Library Desk Reference, The New York Public Library Book of Answers, and The New York Public Library Student's Desk Reference.

ANN-JEANETTE CAMPBELL writes and edits children's books out of her home in Brooklyn, New York.

RONALD ROOD is the author of many award-winning books for children. He has spoken at hundreds of schools throughout the United States and resides in Lincoln, Vermont.

Table of Contents

The Beginning of the Universe.

The Beginning of Life.

Earth Inside and Out.

Volcanoes.

Earthquakes.

Oceans.

Freshwater.

Weather.

Extreme Weather.

Glossary.

Bibliography.

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780471144977
Editor:
Rood, Ronald
Other:
New York Public Library
Author:
Campbell, Ann-Jeanette
Author:
The New York Public Library
Author:
New York Public Library
Author:
Nypl
Author:
Rood, Ronald
Publisher:
John Wiley & Sons
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Earth Sciences
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Reference - General
Subject:
Science & Technology - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Science
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Earth
Subject:
Science & Nature - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Childrens Science
Copyright:
Series:
The New York Public Library Books for Kids
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
September 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9.02x5.96x.58 in. .65 lbs.
Age Level:
10-14

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