Tornado! The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiralling Storms by Judy Fradin, Dennis Brindell Fradin
  

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Tornado! The Story Behind These Twisting, Turning, Spinning, and Spiralling Storms by Judy Fradin, Dennis Brindell Fradin

Through riveting narrative and eyewitness stories, young readers learn what it's 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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Format

Paperback
64 pages

Author

Judy Fradin, Dennis Brindell Fradin
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Publisher

National Geographic Society

Publication date

9th June 2011

ISBN

9781426307799


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