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Lava and magma : how the Hawaiian Islands formed / Jeremy Morlock.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Series Information

Earth's history through rocks.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 559.69 MOR (Text) 34207002314301 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Scott County PL - Lexington J 559.69 MOR (Text) 35830801977900 Kids Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial TWEEN j 551.21 MORLOCK (Text) 33946003445579 Tween Books - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781725301481
  • ISBN: 1725301482
  • ISBN: 9781725301504
  • ISBN: 1725301504
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations : 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Hawaiian Islands -- Studying Hawaii's past and present -- A hot spot under the ocean -- A chain of volcanoes -- Magma and lava -- Volcano formation -- Active, dormant, and extinct -- Polynesian traditions -- Danger and destruction -- Volcanic creations -- Time and tides -- Fertile soil -- A changing coastline -- Changes continue.
Summary, etc.:
"Geological change is rarely as dramatic and stunning than it is in the Hawaiian Islands. Beginning millions of years ago, volcanoes burst from the ocean to create the islands. Today, lava flows and landslides continue to reshape the land and sea. Readers will learn about the volcanic hot spot and shifting tectonic plates that created the chain of tropical islands. Vivid images, including photographs of recent eruptions of the Kilauea volcano, will illustrate the changes still taking place."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Geology > Hawaii > Juvenile literature.
Volcanoes > Hawaii > Juvenile literature.
Volcanism > Hawaii > Juvenile literature.
Hawaii > Juvenile literature.
Geology > Hawaii.
Volcanism > Hawaii.
Volcanoes > Hawaii.

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