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Into the Volcano : A Volcano Researcher at Work (Reprint) (Paperback) (Donna O'Meara)
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In a helicopter with no doors, she hovers over a lava lake the size of two football fields --- then lands! She runs through clouds of scalding steam, dodging lava bombs, to photograph glowing hot lava as it pours into the sea. She sets up camp on the edge of a volcano's cone, only to be hit with hurricane-force winds, poisonous gases and acidic ash.Witness a typical day in the life of Donna O'Meara --- volcano researcher, writer and photographer. Donna's photographs and accounts of treacherous journeys get readers up close and personal with some of the world's most dangerous volcanoes.
The author--a volcano researcher, writer, and photographer--describes some of the world's most dangerous volcanoes and the harrowing work she does as a volcano researcher. Reprint.
Number of Pages: 56
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Publisher: Kids Can Pr
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Donna O'Meara
Street Date: March 1, 2007
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-8304