The Resource Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon

Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon

Label
Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature
Title
Extreme battlefields
Title remainder
when war meets the forces of nature
Statement of responsibility
Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This non-fiction book for 10-14 year olds explores the ways the environment--the weather, climate, or geography--influences the outcomes of wars. The historical examples examined are: Hannibal in the Alps, the US Navy during Typhoon Cobra (WWII), the Canadian Army in Passchendaele (WWI), the dispute between India and Pakistan over the Siachen Glacier, the Battle of Pichincha (a volcano), General Wei Qing vs the Xiongnu in the Gobi Desert, the US Army in Vietnam, Napoleon's defeat in Russia, and the Battle of Tora Bora"--
Additional physical form
Issued also in electronic format.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kyi, Tanya Lloyd
Dewey number
j355.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10-13 years
LC call number
D25.5
LC item number
.K95 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1988-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shannon, Drew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • War
  • Military meteorology
  • Military meteorology
  • War
  • War
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781554517930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)916583588
  • (OCoLC)ocn916583588
Label
Extreme battlefields : when war meets the forces of nature, Tanya Lloyd Kyi ; art by Drew Shannon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9781554517930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)916583588
  • (OCoLC)ocn916583588

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