Tornado!: The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms (Library Binding)

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Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's really like to be caught in a monster tornado. Captivating first-person accounts and news reports detail survivors' experiences of the most destructive tornadoes ever to occur in the United States. And thrill-seekers' reports add to the drama and suspense. Historical perspectives on the human experience of tornadoes and scientific perspectives on why twisters happen and how to keep people safe add to the intrigue of this fascinating topic. Ample back matter will help students find sources to write well-informed and compelling reports.

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ISBN: 9781426307805
ISBN-10: 1426307802
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication Date: April 12th, 2011
Pages: 63
Language: English