The Resource What protects us during natural disasters?, Lisa Owings

What protects us during natural disasters?, Lisa Owings

Label
What protects us during natural disasters?
Title
What protects us during natural disasters?
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Owings
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book uses engineering, science, and common sense to examine exactly what technology we have in place to help prevent, limit, or lessen the impact of disastrous events."--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owings, Lisa
Dewey number
363.34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 9-12
  • Grades 4 to 6
LC call number
GB5019
LC item number
.O95 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Engineering keeps us safe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disaster warning systems
  • Structural engineering
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disaster warning systems
  • Structural engineering
  • Natural disaster warning systems
  • Natural disasters
  • Natural disasters
  • Structural engineering
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What protects us during natural disasters?, Lisa Owings
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Designing for disaster -- Air: twisting storms -- Earth: quaking ground -- Fire: spreading flames -- Water: surging waves
Control code
ocn897510599
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781467779142
Lccn
2014046774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1392437
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897510599
  • (Sirsi) a1918004
Label
What protects us during natural disasters?, Lisa Owings
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Designing for disaster -- Air: twisting storms -- Earth: quaking ground -- Fire: spreading flames -- Water: surging waves
Control code
ocn897510599
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781467779142
Lccn
2014046774
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1392437
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897510599
  • (Sirsi) a1918004

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