Volcanoes (What on Earth) (What on Earth S.)

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- Visually compelling photos and four-color illustrations help bring science right into the classrooms--or living rooms--of young readers.
- These books will help prepare young scientists for upcoming mandatory science testing.
- Earth is a wonderous planet--and What on Earth? will explore each and every facet of the planet in a way that will delight 2nd to 4th graders, librarians and parents alike! No other series for this age takes such an in depth look at each subject covered.

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This is an invaluable introduction to volcanoes, providing a comprehensive overview of the subject including what a volcano is; where volcanoes are found; what kinds of eruptions there are; what animals and plants live around volcanoes; and much more. The title offers an in-depth exploration of the natural world stressing environmental issues. Each spread is headed with a question which is answered in the main text. Each spread has a fact box, which highlights key concepts relating to the main theme. Full-colour illustrations and photographs bring the subject to life. It also contains an 'Amazing Facts' section, a glossary to explain new words used in the main text, an index, and questions and answers that refer the reader back to the text.

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is a former biomedical research scientist who studied at Cambridge University for a degree in pathology and a doctorare in microbiology. After four years in research she become an editor of children's science books.

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ISBN 10:  1905087292 ISBN 13:  9781905087297
Publisher: Book House, 2006

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ISBN 10: 1905087306 ISBN 13: 9781905087303
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