The Eruption and Healing of Mount St. Helens
Lauber, Patricia (Book - 1993)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.

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Studies the eruption of Mount St. Helens, its impact on scientific knowledge, and the gradual return of life to its barren slopes.
Authors: Lauber, Patricia
Title: Volcano
the eruption and healing of Mount St. Helens
Publisher: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 1993
Edition: 1st Aladdin paperbacks ed
Characteristics: 60 p. :,col. ill., col. maps ;,27 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Patricia Lauber
Notes: Includes index
Originally published: New York : Bradbury Press, c1986
ISBN: 9780785705383
Branch Call Number: j 551.21 L366v
Subject Headings: Saint Helens, Mount (Wash.) Eruption, 1980 Juvenile literature Volcanoes Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Volcanoes
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This is a spectacular book; Lauber's narrative describing the eruption, aftermath, and gradual return of life to the Mount St. Helens slopes devastated by the 1980 eruption is anchored with stellar color photographs that show each phase of the destruction and the healing.

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Jan 09, 2012
  • WhatcomKidsLibrarians rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Brilliantly written, with vivid descriptions and clear explanations, Volcano really earned its Newbery Honor medal. Even all these years later, this is a great read and a great read aloud.


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