W. Ross Macdonald School Library

Disasters /

Burnie, David.

Disasters / David Burnie ; [illustrator, Tim Loughhead]. - 1st ed. - New York : Scholastic, 2013. - 103 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm. - Scholastic discover more .

Includes index.

Disastrous weather -- Unstable earth -- Troubled waters -- How people cause disasters -- The threat from space.

Takes a close-up look at some of nature's biggest disasters including tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, floods, tsunamis, wildfires, and pandemics.

For expert readers, age 10+.

9780545479738 0545479738 9781407136530 1407136534

2012285677

016172532


Natural disasters--Juvenile literature.

GB5019 / .B87 2013

363.34 BUR