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Big freeze / Catherine Chambers.

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  • ISBN: 1588106586(hb.)
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Ill. : Heinemann Library, 2002.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 32) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What is a big freeze? -- Where do big freezes happen? -- What makes it so cold? -- Why do big freezes happen? -- What are big freezes like? -- Harmful freezes 1 -- Harmful freezes 2 -- Preparing for big freezes -- Coping with big freezes (general) -- Coping with big freezes (specific) -- Coping with big freezes (plants and animals) -- To the rescue! -- Adapting to big freezes.
Summary, etc.: Introduces what a "big freeze" is, and how some humans, plants, and animals have adapted to living in places where these fierce ice storms are common.
Subject: Freezes (Meteorology) > Juvenile literature.
Freezes (Meteorology) > Physiological effect > Juvenile literature.

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