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The Resource Trapped on the rock : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes

Trapped on the rock : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes

Label
Trapped on the rock : can science save your life?
Title
Trapped on the rock
Title remainder
can science save your life?
Statement of responsibility
Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Separated from his science team on a mountain after a landslide, Joe is in no hurry to get back. The slide has carried a wealth of fossils with it for him to study! Joe examines these and the mountain terrain to learn how the mountains formed and figure out how old they are."--
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NJQ/DLC
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1945-
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Bailey, Gerry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Law, Felicia
  • Noyes, Leighton
Series statement
Science to the rescue
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  • Wilderness survival
  • Survival
  • Mountaineering
  • Geology
  • Himalaya Mountains
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Trapped on the rock : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Contents
Introduction to Joe's story -- What is a mountain? -- Tectonic plates -- Different shapes -- Layers in the rock -- Erosion -- Fossils on the mountain -- Crumple and crack -- Mountain animals -- In the cave-dripped shapes -- Fly like an eagle -- How do birds fly? -- Downhill flow-gravity -- Mountain people -- A Sherpa guide -- Why is Joe there? -- Carbon dating
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704331
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014005126
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750231
  • (OCoLC)ocn864750231
  • 639037
Label
Trapped on the rock : can science save your life?, Gerry Bailey & Felicia Law ; illustrated by Leighton Noyes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index
Contents
Introduction to Joe's story -- What is a mountain? -- Tectonic plates -- Different shapes -- Layers in the rock -- Erosion -- Fossils on the mountain -- Crumple and crack -- Mountain animals -- In the cave-dripped shapes -- Fly like an eagle -- How do birds fly? -- Downhill flow-gravity -- Mountain people -- A Sherpa guide -- Why is Joe there? -- Carbon dating
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780778704331
Isbn Type
(reinforced library binding : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014005126
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)864750231
  • (OCoLC)ocn864750231
  • 639037

Library Locations

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