Fires (Disasters Up Close)

Author: Michael Woods
Homepage 9780822566779

Stock information

General Fields

  • : $15.95(AUD)
  • : 9780822566779
  • : lerner
  • : lerner
  • : February 2007
  • : 15.95
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Michael Woods
  • : Disasters Up Close
  • : Paperback
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  • : 363.37
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  • : 64
  • : illustrations
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Barcode 9780822566779
9780822566779

Description

Fire is one of the earths most devastating forces. Fire has many causesfrom a stroke of lightning to a carelessly dropped match. And once a fierce blaze begins, it can swallow forests, homes, and entire towns. A forest or city fire can be a catastrophe for people and their property, as well as for animals and the environment. With dramatic images and first-hand survivor storiesplus the latest facts and figuresthis book takes you up close with fire disasters.