Earth /written by Susanna Van Rose ; [special photography, Clive Streeter]. (Record no. 8590)

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ISBN 9780756610692
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Personal name Van Rose, Susanna; Streeter, Clive
245 10 - TITLE STATEMENT
Title Earth /written by Susanna Van Rose ; [special photography, Clive Streeter].
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication London ; New York
Name of publisher DK,
Year of publication 2005.
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Number of Pages 72 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
500 ## - GENERAL NOTE
General note Explores the secrets of the Earth, answering questions about the what lies beneath the Earth's crust, why sea water is salty, what the ocean floor looks like, why Africa is splitting apart, and other topics.
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General note What makes up the Earth? -- Early ideas about the Earth -- Cocoon of gas -- Climate in the past -- Watery planet -- Properties of water -- Realms of ice -- Building blocks -- Investigating rocks -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rocks -- Challenge of the ocean -- Modern oceanography -- Continental drift -- Plate tectonics -- Formation of the ocean floor -- Exploring the interior -- Earthquakes and seismology -- Volcanology -- Mountain building -- Plateaus and rifts -- Weathering processes -- Life from rock -- Erosion -- Deposition -- Glaciation -- Age of the Earth -- Naming the Earth -- Did you know? -- Geoscientists at work -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index.
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General note At head of title: Eyewitness. "Discover the secrets of life on our planet-- and learn how animals, plants, and the environment interact"--Cover. Includes index.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical Term Earth sciences -- Juvenile literature.
650 #0 - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical Term Earth sciences.
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