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How Do Islands Form?
  • Authored by: Christina Wilsdon; Science and Curriculum Consultant: Debra Voege, M.A., Science Curriculum Resource Teacher
  • From the Series: Science in the Real World
  • Trim Size: 7 x 9-1/4
  • ISBN-10: 1604134747
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-60413-474-2
  • Status: In Stock
  • List Price: $28.00
  • Imprint: Chelsea Clubhouse
  • Published: 09/01/2009
  • Dewey Number: 551
  • Reading Level: Grades 3-5
  • Pages: 32

Summary

There are hundreds of islands on Earth, from the isle of Manhattan to the island chain of the Philippines. Some of these island are close to shore, while others are thousands of miles from other land. However, these islands did not appear overnight. It often took thousands or millions of years for them to form. How Do Islands Form? uncovers the science of island formation, showing the science of real-world occurrences through full-color photographs and illustrations sure to captivate young readers.

Specifications

Full-color photographs and illustrations. Glossary. Further reading. Index.

About the Author(s)

Christina Wilsdon has written articles and books on science and natural history for more than two decades. She is the author of Everyday Things: An A-Z Guide.

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