Library of Natural Disasters

Description:
This 15-volume, richly illustrated set explains the science behind natural disasters and provides fascinating examples of powerful forces of nature at work around the world. Text and visuals combine to explain the destructive power of natures fury and its devastating effects.

Features:
• Fact boxes on every spread highlight fascinating information and key concepts.

• Hands-on activities in every volume allow students to use science to understand natural phenomena.

• A glossary in every volume.

• Key content words appear in boldface in the main text and are defined in the glossary.

• An index in every volume.

Titles include:

Forces of Nature
Blizzards
Droughts
Earthquakes
Forest Fires
Floods
Heat Waves
Hurricanes, Typhoons, & Other Tropical Cyclones
Ice Storms
Landslides, Mudslides, & Avalanches
Pandemics
Thunderstorms
Tornadoes
Tsunamis and Seiches
Volcanoes