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Mountain of fire : into the heart of volcanoes Book
Book | English edition. | Orca Book Publishers, Victoria, BC : 2023.

  • 4 of 6 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative (Show)
  • 0 of 1 Copy Available at Port Colborne Library
  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Branch Call Number Location Holdable? Status
Port Colborne J551.21 ROB Juvenile Non-fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out
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Take a trip around the world (and beyond) to discover the science, myths and stories behind iconic volcanoes. Krakatoa. Kilimanjaro. Vesuvius. The destructive power of volcanoes has claimed more than 250,000 lives since the beginning of civilization. Whether as objects of worship or of terror, they have shaped our world and fed the human imagination. And they can be found just about everywhere, from ancient Pompeii to the geysers of Yellowstone to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean and the surface of Jupiter. Teaming up with award-winning illustrator Aless MC, volcanologist Julie Roberge takes us on a journey to the heart of the earth to discover the most famous of these geological monsters.
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  • ISBN: 9781459835061
  • Physical Description: 79 pages : chiefly colour illustrations, colour maps ; 34 cm
  • Edition: English edition.
  • Publisher: Victoria, BC : Orca Book Publishers, 2023.
  • General Note:
    "Copyright © Les Éditions de la Pastèque, 2021, publishing in French in 2021 with the title Monstres sacrés: Voyage au coeur des volcans"--Copyright page.
    Includes index.
  • Awards Note:
    Forest of Reading Yellow Cedar nominee, 2024

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