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Title:
Tapping Earth's heat
Author:
Lauber, Patricia.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Champaign, Ill. : Garrard Pub. Co., [1978]

©1978
Physical Description:
63 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Summary:
Discusses the uses of heat and energy from volcanoes, geysers, fumaroles, and hot springs.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780811661102
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

Discusses the uses of heat and energy from volcanoes, geysers, fumaroles, and hot springs.


Author Notes

Patricia Lauber was born in New York City and graduated from Wellesley College. During her lifetime, she wrote more than 125 children's books including the Around-the-House History series, the Clarence the TV Dog series, and contributions to the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series. Volcano: Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens received a Newbery Honor in 1986. In 1983, she received The Washington Post/Children's Book Guild Award for her overall contribution to children's nonfiction literature. Besides being an author, she was also an editor of Junior Scholastic and editor-in-chief of Science World. She died on March 12, 2010 at the age of 86.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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