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The Exxon Valdez 1989

An Oil Tanker Runs Aground

The Exxon Valdez 1989( )
Author: Townsend, John
Series title:When Disaster Struck Ser.
ISBN:978-1-4109-2280-9
Publication Date:Jul 2006
Publisher:Heinemann-Raintree
Imprint:NA-r
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $33.50
Book Description:

The oil tanker Exxon Valdez carried enough crude oil to fill 125 Olympic-sized swimming pools. In March 1989, it collided into underwater rocks. By morning the blue ocean had turned black, and the air was thick with the stench of oil. Within a day, dead fish littered the shore. Sea otters feebly tried to lick their filthy fur clean. The Exxon Valdez disaster had just begun. Timelines, a glossary, ideas for research, and suggestions for future reading are included in this gripping read...
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Book Details
Pages:56
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Transportation / Boats, Ships & Underwater Craft
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.56 x 9.5 x 0.3 Inches
Book Weight:0.697 Pounds



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