Seismology: our violent Earth

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Publisher:
Essential Library,
Pub. Date:
[2015]
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 7.7 - AR Pts: 3
Lexile measure:
1060L
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This title presents the history of seismology. Vivid text details how early theories led to our modern understanding of the forces behind earthquakes and volcanoes. It also puts a spotlight on the brilliant scientists who made these advances possible. Useful sidebars, rich images, and a glossary help readers understand the science and its importance. Maps and diagrams provide context for critical discoveries in the field. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing.

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ISBN:
9781624035654
9781629693286
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.7, 3 Points
Lexile measure:
1060L
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Last Grouping Update 2017-12-19 00:14:21AM
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