Tsunamis, 1st Edition

  • David Armentrout
  • Patricia Armentrout
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  • ISBN-10: 1625131755
  • ISBN-13: 9781625131751
  • DDC: 551.46
  • Grade Level Range: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The danger and damage caused by the wall of water known as a tsunami is examined in this full-color book about an extraordinary demonstration of the Earth's power. Students learn about the causes and wide-ranging effects of tsunamis, including earthquakes, landslides, volcanic eruptions, and even meteorites.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
1: An Active Planet.
2: At Risk.
3: Tsunami or Tidal Wave?.
4: Dangerous Waves.
5: Earthquakes and Tsunamis.
6: The 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami.
7: Volcanoes and Tsunamis.
8: Krakatau.
9: 1958 Alaska Tsunami.
10: Tsunami Warning!.
11: Taming the Wave.
Further Reading.
Websites to Visit.
About the Authors.