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Storm Kings
Storm Kings
Written by Lee Sandlin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473585
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Storm Kings
America's First Tornado Chasers
Written by Lee Sandlin


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

With 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations

In Storm Kings, Lee Sandlin retraces America's fascination and unique relationship to tornadoes and the weather. From Ben Franklin's early experiments, to "the great storm debates" of the nineteenth century, to heartland life in the early twentieth century, Sandlin shows how tornado chasing helped foster the...

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Facing the Wave
Facing the Wave
Written by Gretel Ehrlich, Read by Sumalee Montano
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804193702
Our Price: $20.00

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Facing the Wave
A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami
Written by Gretel Ehrlich
Read by Sumalee Montano


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 15, 2013
Price: $20.00

**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**
**Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**

A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated Tohoku coast to bear witness, listen to survivors, and experience their terror and exhilaration...

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Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Storm Kings
Storm Kings
Written by Lee Sandlin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307378521
Our Price: $26.95
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Storm Kings
The Untold History of America's First Tornado Chasers
Written by Lee Sandlin


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

With 16 pages of black-and-white illustrations

From the acclaimed author of Wicked River comes Storm Kings, a riveting tale of supercell tornadoes and the quirky, pioneering, weather-obsessed scientists whose discoveries created the science of modern meteorology.
 
While tornadoes have occasionally been spotted elsewhere, only the central plains of North America have the perfect...

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Storm Kings
Storm Kings
Written by Lee Sandlin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307908162
Our Price: $11.99
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Storm Kings
The Untold History of America's First Tornado Chasers
Written by Lee Sandlin


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

In Storm Kings, Lee Sandlin retraces America's fascination and unique relationship to tornadoes and the weather. From Ben Franklin's early experiments, to "the great storm debates" of the nineteenth century, to heartland life in the early twentieth century, Sandlin shows how tornado chasing helped foster the birth of meteorology, recreating with...

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Facing the Wave
Facing the Wave
Written by Gretel Ehrlich
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307907318
Our Price: $25.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Facing the Wave
A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami
Written by Gretel Ehrlich


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $25.00

**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**
**Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**

A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated Tohoku coast to bear witness, listen to survivors, and experience their terror and exhilaration...

Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.
Facing the Wave
Facing the Wave
Written by Gretel Ehrlich
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307907325
Our Price: $11.99
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Facing the Wave
A Journey in the Wake of the Tsunami
Written by Gretel Ehrlich


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

**Kirkus Best Books of the Year (2013)**
**Kansas City Star Best Books of the Year (2013)**

A passionate student of Japanese poetry, theater, and art for much of her life, Gretel Ehrlich felt compelled to return to the earthquake-and-tsunami-devastated Tohoku coast to bear witness, listen to survivors, and experience their terror and exhilaration...

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Bizarre Weather
Bizarre Weather
Written by Joanne O'Sullivan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781936140725
Our Price: $7.95
 Quantity: 1 
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Bizarre Weather
Howling Winds, Pouring Rain, Blazing Heat, Freezing Cold, Huge Hurricanes, Violent Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and more of Nature's Fury
Written by Joanne O'Sullivan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $7.95

This is weather beyond your wildest imagination—yet it’s all true: showers of worms from the sky, watermelon snow, gory storms, and other freakish and fun phenomena! These stories are anything but ordinary, and they will leave you stunned, horrified, amazed, and sometimes even amused at the incredible things nature can do... Read more >
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Bizarre Weather
Howling Winds, Pouring Rain, Blazing Heat, Freezing Cold, Huge Hurricanes, Violent Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Tornadoes, and more of Nature's Fury
Written by Joanne O'Sullivan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2013
Price: $6.99

This is weather beyond your wildest imagination—yet it’s all true: showers of worms from the sky, watermelon snow, gory storms, and other freakish and fun phenomena! These stories are anything but ordinary, and they will leave you stunned, horrified, amazed, and sometimes even amused at the incredible things nature can do... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Tornado Hunter
Tornado Hunter
Written by Stefan Bechtel and Tim Samaras, Foreword by Greg Forbes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426203022
Our Price: $24.00
 Quantity: 1 
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Tornado Hunter
Getting Inside the Most Violent Storms on Earth
Written by Stefan Bechtel and Tim Samaras
Foreword by Greg Forbes


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $24.00

Like the deadly tornadoes it documents, this potent combination of high adventure and hard science is terrifyingly timely in our era of global warming and climate change. The Weather Channel, now America's most watched programming, has in recent years shown us a relentless series of hurricanes, tsunamis, earthquakes, and eruptions killing... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Tornado Hunter
Getting Inside the Most Violent Storms on Earth
Written by Stefan Bechtel and Tim Samaras
Foreword by Greg Forbes


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $24.00

Like the deadly tornadoes it documents, this potent combination of high adventure and hard science is terrifyingly timely in our era of global warming and climate change. The Weather Channel, now America's most watched programming, has in recent years shown us a relentless series of hurricanes, tsunamis, earthquakes, and eruptions killing... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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