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Mountains describes how continental plates clash and buckle, thrusting up rugged chains on every continent. The book also relates the dangers of mountain life, such as avalanches, and how mountainous areas attract developers of hydropower and tourism. Readers will learn how people, plants, and animals have adapted to mountain environments through colorful charts, dramatic photos, and clearly written text.
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Grouped Work ID 9f4dddbf-d947-02ca-227a-332205f5a59f
Full title mountains
Author sauvain philip arthur
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auth_author2 Hogg, David, 1943- ,
author Sauvain, Philip Arthur.
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display_description A geological and geographic overview of mountains, their effect on humanity, and humanity's effect on them.
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subject_facet Mountains -- Juvenile literature
title_display Mountains
title_full Mountains / Philip Sauvain ; [illustrations by David Hogg ; maps by Gecko Limited]
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