The Resource When the sky breaks : hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world, Simon Winchester

When the sky breaks : hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world, Simon Winchester

Label
When the sky breaks : hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world
Title
When the sky breaks
Title remainder
hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, tornadoes: when these giant storms hit, they are natural disasters with huge impact!"--
  • Winchester looks at how, when, where, and why hurricanes, typhoons, cyclones, and tornadoes start brewing, how they build, and what happens when these giant storms hit. He includes an historical look at how we learned about weather systems, and where we're headed because of climate change
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winchester, Simon
Dewey number
551.55
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10+
  • Grades 4 to 6
  • 1180L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QC941.3
LC item number
.W56 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Severe storms
  • Natural disasters
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Severe storms
  • Natural disasters
  • Illustrated children's books
  • Natural disasters
  • Severe storms
Target audience
juvenile
Label
When the sky breaks : hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world, Simon Winchester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introductions: Weather lessons from an ill wind -- The biggest, baddest weather -- America's national storm -- Out on the far horizon -- Afterword
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
87 pages
Isbn
9780451476357
Lccn
2016029124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958205256
  • 1774652
  • (OCoLC)ocn958205256
  • 1774652
Label
When the sky breaks : hurricanes, tornadoes, and the worst weather in the world, Simon Winchester
Publication
Note
"Smithsonian"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introductions: Weather lessons from an ill wind -- The biggest, baddest weather -- America's national storm -- Out on the far horizon -- Afterword
Dimensions
24 x 28 cm
Extent
87 pages
Isbn
9780451476357
Lccn
2016029124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958205256
  • 1774652
  • (OCoLC)ocn958205256
  • 1774652

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