The Resource Earth, written by Susanna Van Rose

Earth, written by Susanna Van Rose

Label
Earth
Title
Earth
Statement of responsibility
written by Susanna Van Rose
Title variation
Eyewitness Earth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the natural forces that shape our planet, covering such topics as climate, the oceans, plate tectonics, earthquakes, volcanoes, mountains, and glaciers
Member of
Cataloging source
HBP
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Van Rose, Susanna
Dewey number
550
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE29
LC item number
.V35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth sciences
  • Earth sciences
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Earth, written by Susanna Van Rose
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • Includes index
  • "Discover the secrets of life on our planet-- and learn how animals, plants, and the environment interact"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What makes up the Earth? -- Early ideas about the Earth -- A cocoon of gas -- Climate in the past -- Watery planet -- The properties of water -- Realms of ice -- The building blocks -- Investigating rocks -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rocks -- The challenge of the ocean -- Modern oceanography -- Continental drift -- Plate tectonics -- The formation of the ocean floor -- Exploring the interior -- Earthquakes and seismology -- Volcanology -- Mountain building -- Plateaus and rifts -- Weathering processes -- Life from rock -- Erosion -- Deposition -- Glaciation -- The age of the Earth -- Naming the Earth -- Did you know? -- Geoscientists at work -- Find out more -- Glossary
Control code
ocn851509724
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465408983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851509724
  • (Sirsi) a1634325
Label
Earth, written by Susanna Van Rose
Publication
Note
  • At head of title: Eyewitness
  • Includes index
  • "Discover the secrets of life on our planet-- and learn how animals, plants, and the environment interact"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What makes up the Earth? -- Early ideas about the Earth -- A cocoon of gas -- Climate in the past -- Watery planet -- The properties of water -- Realms of ice -- The building blocks -- Investigating rocks -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rocks -- The challenge of the ocean -- Modern oceanography -- Continental drift -- Plate tectonics -- The formation of the ocean floor -- Exploring the interior -- Earthquakes and seismology -- Volcanology -- Mountain building -- Plateaus and rifts -- Weathering processes -- Life from rock -- Erosion -- Deposition -- Glaciation -- The age of the Earth -- Naming the Earth -- Did you know? -- Geoscientists at work -- Find out more -- Glossary
Control code
ocn851509724
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Revised edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465408983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851509724
  • (Sirsi) a1634325

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