The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiraling Storms

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Random House, Inc.
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.

Baker & Taylor
Presents information about tornadoes and the damage that they can cause, with facts, scientific explanations, photographs, first-person accounts, and historical reports of deadly tornadoes.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2011
ISBN: 9781426307799
Branch Call Number: JUV 551.553 Fradin 2011
Characteristics: 63 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Audience: Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.1 1.0 148288
Additional Contributors: Fradin, Dennis B 1945-2012
Alternative Title: Tornado


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