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Wind : discovering air in motion Book
Book | Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, Grand Rapids, Michigan : 2023.

  • 2 of 3 Copies Available at Libraries in Niagara Cooperative
  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Place Hold
Branch Call Number Location Holdable? Status
Centennial SCIENCE EARTH J FADEE 2023 Science & Technology - Earth Science Copy hold / Volume hold Checked out
Grimsby J 551.518 Fad Children - Non-Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available
Welland Main J551.518 Fad Children - Non-Fiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available

"A browsable, appealing introduction to an important weather phenomenon. If your hair has ever blown back on a breezy day, you've noticed the wind at work. But what causes the wind? Are there different types of wind? How do we measure and name them? How does the wind shape our ecosystems, plants, and animals? What about people: how have human beings used the wind in the past and the present? Can you really sail into the wind, and would a tailwind help or hurt your plane's takeoff? Up, up beyond the clouds, does the wind affect other planets, too? Created with help from a meteorologist, this beautiful book is a fascinating exploration of the wind's role in world history and earth science. Playful prose and colorful illustrations invite children to bring their questions along as they learn more about this powerful-but sometimes overlooked-natural element"--

  • ISBN: 9780802855992
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2023.
  • General Note:
    "Originally published in Russia as Veter, c2020 Rech."

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