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Thunderstorms.

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"A discussion of a major type of natural disaster, including descriptions of some of the most destructive; explanations of these phenomena, what causes them, and where they occur; and information about how to prepare for and survive these forces of nature. Features include an activity, glossary, list of resources, and index"--Provided by publisher.

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Gainesville Public Library - Silver Springs J551.55 THU (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
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24500. ‡aThunderstorms.
260 . ‡aChicago : ‡bWorld Book, ‡cc2008.
300 . ‡a47 p. : ‡bill. (chiefly col.), maps ; ‡c28 cm.
440 0. ‡aWorld Book's library of natural disasters
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 47) and index.
5050 . ‡aWhat are thunderstorms? -- When and where do thunderstorms develop? -- What happens during a thunderstorm? -- The Fort Worth hailstorm -- What are lightning and thunder? -- Types of lightning -- Aircraft at risk -- Forest fires -- Downpours and flooding -- Flash flood in the Rockies -- Hailstones -- Deadly hailstorms -- Tornadoes -- The super tornado outbreak -- Microbursts -- A hazard to aircraft -- Safety in thunderstorms -- Windstorms -- The North Sea floods of 1953 -- The great gale of 1987.
520 . ‡a"A discussion of a major type of natural disaster, including descriptions of some of the most destructive; explanations of these phenomena, what causes them, and where they occur; and information about how to prepare for and survive these forces of nature. Features include an activity, glossary, list of resources, and index"--Provided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aThunderstorms ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 1. ‡aThunderstorms.
650 8. ‡aNatural disasters ‡vJuvenile literature.
7102 . ‡aWorld Book, Inc.
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