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100 Most Dangerous Things on the Planet (Paperback) (Anna Claybourne)

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From natural disasters to dangerous weather, from the dangers of getting lost in the wild to fighting off dangerous animals, any child can imagine the special skills they'll need to combat 100 real-life dramas.

Each danger is rated by how likely you are to encounter it, as well as how likely you are to survive; from the unlikely event of being struck by a meteor (with minimal chance of surviving), or being attacked by a bear, to the more likely event of successfully surviving a flood or forest fire.

Learn how to survive:

* volcanic eruptions

* avalanches

* tsunamis

* landslides

* hurricanes

* tornadoes

* blizzards

* lightning

* sandstorms

* lost in the desert

* swept away in a river

* adrift at sea

* caught in a whirpool

* stuck in quicksand

* trapped by a fallen tree

* rattlesnakes

* crocodiles

* black widow spiders

* sharks

* wolverines

* lions & tigers

* brake failure in a car

* falling down a well

* trapped in a burning building

and more!

Getting lost in a cave, being attacked by an alligator, or surviving a powerful avalanche are some of the topics presented in this informative survival guide filled with useful tips and techniques designed to help save a life. Original.
Number of Pages: 112
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Reference / General, Adventure + Adventurers
Series Title: 100 Most...
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Scholastic
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Anna Claybourne
Language: English
Street Date: October 1, 2008
TCIN: 11820551
UPC: 9780545069274
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-1439
$7.99

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