New Zealand disasters : our response, resilience and recovery / written by Maria Gill ; illustrated by Marco Ivančić.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublisher: Auckland : Scholastic New Zealand Limited, 2021Copyright date: ©2021Description: 64 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cmContent type:
  • text
  • still image
Media type:
  • unmediated
Carrier type:
  • volume
ISBN:
  • 9781869436218
  • 1869436210
  • 9781869436216
  • 9781775436218
  • 1775436217
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 363.340993 23
Contents:
New Zealand map -- Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Landslides & lahars -- Tsunamis -- Cyclones & floods -- Snow blizzards -- Tornadoes -- Mining accidents -- Plane crashes -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Fires -- Pandemics & epidemics -- First responders -- Survival tips & recovery -- Essential workers -- In memoriam.
Summary: "Inspiring stories of courage, resilience and determination in the face of disaster New Zealanders have endured phenomenal natural and human disasters throughout the ages. This inspiring book documents some of these key moments in our history and, more importantly, how we responded and grew stronger; what changes/improvements were made as a result. Cyclones, tornadoes, earthquakes, landslides, floods, volcanic eruptions, fires, aeroplane crashes, pandemics and other disasters are just some of the many themes covered in this comprehensive, vibrantly illustrated account. Includes: Outcomes, Safety Tips, and What to Do in an Emergency"--Publisher information.
List(s) this item appears in: Hāwera Reading Vine - New Zealand Award Winners | NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2021
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Item type Current library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Junior Non Fiction Eltham LibraryPlus Children's Children's Non Fiction 613 HEALTH (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available I2208312
Junior Non Fiction Hāwera LibraryPlus Children's Children's Non Fiction 613 HEALTH (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available I2208311
Junior Non Fiction Pātea LibraryPlus Children's Children's Non Fiction 613 HEALTH (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available i2209154
Junior Non Fiction Stratford Children's Children's Non Fiction 904 GIL (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Checked out 26/11/2022 A00886728
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Picture story book for children.

New Zealand map -- Earthquakes -- Volcanoes -- Landslides & lahars -- Tsunamis -- Cyclones & floods -- Snow blizzards -- Tornadoes -- Mining accidents -- Plane crashes -- Shipwrecks -- Train crashes -- Fires -- Pandemics & epidemics -- First responders -- Survival tips & recovery -- Essential workers -- In memoriam.

"Inspiring stories of courage, resilience and determination in the face of disaster New Zealanders have endured phenomenal natural and human disasters throughout the ages. This inspiring book documents some of these key moments in our history and, more importantly, how we responded and grew stronger; what changes/improvements were made as a result. Cyclones, tornadoes, earthquakes, landslides, floods, volcanic eruptions, fires, aeroplane crashes, pandemics and other disasters are just some of the many themes covered in this comprehensive, vibrantly illustrated account. Includes: Outcomes, Safety Tips, and What to Do in an Emergency"--Publisher information.

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