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Author Treaster, Joseph B.
Title Hurricane force : in the path of America's deadliest storms / Joseph B. Treaster.
Publication Info. Boston : Kingfisher, c2007.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Children's Non-Fiction  Juv. 551.5 T    IN LIBRARY
Description 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 25 cm.
Note "New York times book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-120) and index.
Summary Describes how violent storms and hurricanes are formed and notes some of history's greatest storms to hit the U.S. such as Hurricane Katrina.
Contents New Orleans, 2005 -- The storm factory -- Hurricane hunting -- Defining the danger -- Battening down the hatches -- Into the strike zone -- Riding it out -- Shelter from the storm -- Bracing for the future.
Subject Hurricanes -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Storms -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title In the path of America's deadliest storms
ISBN 9780753460863 (hc. : alk. paper)
0753460866 (hc. : alk. paper)