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Predicting Earthquakes (Kidhaven Science Library)

by Peggy J. Parks

  • 157 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by KidHaven Press .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Earth Sciences,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Science & Nature - Earth Sciences - Earthquakes & Volcanoes,
  • Science & Nature - General,
  • Earthquake prediction,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10604539M
    ISBN 10073773602X
    ISBN 109780737736021
    OCLC/WorldCa70673255

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