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Clear, easy-to-read text pairs with oversized, gripping photos to introduce readers to the basics of landslides. Readers will learn why they happen, where they occur, and how they change land and affect communities. Types of landslides are also explained. A Case Study chapter discusses the 2010 Gansu landslide, while a map aids comprehension. Damage, safety methods, rescue missions, measurement, and prediction are also covered. "Breaking News" fact boxes appear throughout, and the book concludes with a "News Flash!" facts page. This compelling title will leave readers feeling more informed about the landslides they hear about in the news. Features include a table of contents, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index. Big Buddy BOOKS is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF051160, JNF037080, JNF051100
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Science & Technology
Copyright 2012
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Big Buddy Books
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2011-09-01
ISBN 9781617878916
Title Format Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 363.34
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 9.25 x 8
Guided Reading Level O
ATOS Reading Level 3.9
ATOS Interest Level LG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 147030
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, and Table of contents
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