by Chris Oxlade


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Read Volcanoes to learn all about these exciting, beautiful, and unique landforms. Discover the different volcano types, how volcanoes are formed, and what living things can be found in and around volcanoes.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781482414684
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Library
Publication date: 08/01/2014
Series: 100 Facts You Should Know
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: IG960L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

About the Author

Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of non-fiction books for children. He has written more than 200 titles on science, technology, sports and hobbies, from encyclopedia articles to fun activity books.

Table of Contents

What Are Landforms? 4

Where Volcanoes Happen 6

Volcano Parts 12

Shield Volcanoes and Cinder Cones 14

Composite Volcanoes 16

Volcanic Flows 18

Erosion and Destruction 22

Volcanic Features 24

Living with Volcanoes 26

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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