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Super Earth encyclopedia, author, John Woodward ; Smithsonian consultant, Jeffery E. Post, Ph.D. ; general consultant, Professor Iain Stewart

Label
Super Earth encyclopedia
Title
Super Earth encyclopedia
Statement of responsibility
author, John Woodward ; Smithsonian consultant, Jeffery E. Post, Ph.D. ; general consultant, Professor Iain Stewart
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a tour of Earth's natural structures, weather patterns, ocean phenomena, and constantly changing features
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodward, John
Dewey number
550
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE29
LC item number
.W663 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
encyclopedias
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Earth sciences
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Super Earth encyclopedia, author, John Woodward ; Smithsonian consultant, Jeffery E. Post, Ph.D. ; general consultant, Professor Iain Stewart
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Smithsonian
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Unique earth: Earth in space -- Layered planet -- Dynamic Earth -- Spreading rifts -- Collision zones -- Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Superheated water -- Rocky planet -- Formidable formations: Andes mountain range -- San Andreas Fault -- Uluru -- Mount Everest -- Namib Desert Dunes -- Giant's Causeway -- Grand Canyon -- Salar De Uyuni -- Fairy Chimneys -- Atacama Desert -- White Desert -- Forest of Knives -- Great Rift Valley -- Mount Roraima -- Antelope Canyon -- Fire and steam: Kilauea -- Hawaiian Island Chain -- Erta Ale -- Dallol Hot Springs -- Rotorua -- Black Smokers -- Volcanic Java -- Mount Etna -- Yellowstone Caldera -- Frozen world: Kaskawulsh Glacier -- Ice-age Scars -- Norwegian Fjords -- Mendenhall Glacier -- Antarctica -- Icebergs -- Frost flowers -- Lake Baikal -- Water world: Victoria Falls -- Hang Son Doong -- Amazon River -- Dead Sea -- Cano Cristales -- Pamukkale -- Great Barrier Reef -- Ganges Delta -- Angel Falls -- Great Blue Hole -- Lake Natron -- Extreme weather: Thunderstorm -- Supercell -- Tornado -- Microburst -- Hurricane -- Ice storm -- Fire devil -- Aurora Borealis -- South Asian Monsoon -- Dust storm -- Disaster zones: Philippine earthquake -- Japanese tsunami -- Pompeii -- Mount Pinatubo -- Black Saturday bushfires -- Hurricane Katrina -- Sahel drought -- Living earth: Rainforest -- Savanna -- Desert -- Temperate forest -- Boreal forest -- Tundra -- Marine habitats
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781465461872
Lccn
bl2017025354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)992118644
  • 762974
  • (OCoLC)ocn992118644
  • 762974
Label
Super Earth encyclopedia, author, John Woodward ; Smithsonian consultant, Jeffery E. Post, Ph.D. ; general consultant, Professor Iain Stewart
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • At head of title: Smithsonian
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Unique earth: Earth in space -- Layered planet -- Dynamic Earth -- Spreading rifts -- Collision zones -- Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Superheated water -- Rocky planet -- Formidable formations: Andes mountain range -- San Andreas Fault -- Uluru -- Mount Everest -- Namib Desert Dunes -- Giant's Causeway -- Grand Canyon -- Salar De Uyuni -- Fairy Chimneys -- Atacama Desert -- White Desert -- Forest of Knives -- Great Rift Valley -- Mount Roraima -- Antelope Canyon -- Fire and steam: Kilauea -- Hawaiian Island Chain -- Erta Ale -- Dallol Hot Springs -- Rotorua -- Black Smokers -- Volcanic Java -- Mount Etna -- Yellowstone Caldera -- Frozen world: Kaskawulsh Glacier -- Ice-age Scars -- Norwegian Fjords -- Mendenhall Glacier -- Antarctica -- Icebergs -- Frost flowers -- Lake Baikal -- Water world: Victoria Falls -- Hang Son Doong -- Amazon River -- Dead Sea -- Cano Cristales -- Pamukkale -- Great Barrier Reef -- Ganges Delta -- Angel Falls -- Great Blue Hole -- Lake Natron -- Extreme weather: Thunderstorm -- Supercell -- Tornado -- Microburst -- Hurricane -- Ice storm -- Fire devil -- Aurora Borealis -- South Asian Monsoon -- Dust storm -- Disaster zones: Philippine earthquake -- Japanese tsunami -- Pompeii -- Mount Pinatubo -- Black Saturday bushfires -- Hurricane Katrina -- Sahel drought -- Living earth: Rainforest -- Savanna -- Desert -- Temperate forest -- Boreal forest -- Tundra -- Marine habitats
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9781465461872
Lccn
bl2017025354
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)992118644
  • 762974
  • (OCoLC)ocn992118644
  • 762974

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