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Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature / Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon.

Kyi, Tanya Lloyd, 1973- (author.). Shannon, Drew, 1988- (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J 355.409 KYI (Text) 33118000176088 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 355.02 KYI (Text) 36626103737342 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J 355.02 KYI (Text) 37743002177113 Children New Book Shelf Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 355.409 KYI (Text) 30403002184463 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554517947 (bound)
  • ISBN: 9781554517930 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 158 pages : illustrations (mostly color), color maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press Ltd., [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-153) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Hanninbal vs. the Alps -- The U.S. Navy vs. Typhoon Cobra -- British Soldiers vs.The Blue Mountains -- Canadian Forces vs. the Passchendaele Mud -- India and Pakistan vs. the Siachen Glacier -- Patriots vs. the Pichincha Volcano -- Wei Qing vs. the Gobi Desert -- The U.S. Army vs. the Cu Chi Tunnels -- Napeoleon vs. the Russian Winter -- Allied Forces vs the Tora Bora Caves.
Summary, etc.:
The world's strongest armies discover that nature can be a secret ally--or an unbeatable foe. Not even the most formidable troops can match the power of nature. In these 10 stories, well-armed forces set off to battle human enemies, but instead find themselves fighting the environment. -- p. 4 cover
Target Audience Note:
1000 Lexile.
Subject: War > Environmental aspects > Juvenile literature.
Military meteorology > Juvenile literature.
Military geography > Juvenile literature.

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