|aThe daredevil's guide to dangerous places /|cwritten by Anna Brett ; illustrated by Mike Jacobsen.
|aCarlton, Victoria :|bLonely Planet,|c2018.
|a80 p. :|bcol. ill., col. map ;|c24 cm.
|aIntroduction -- Around the world in 35 dangers! -- San Andreas Fault -- Death Valley -- Steamboat Geyser -- Tornado Alley -- Mount Baldy Sand Dune -- Mount Washington -- Caribbean hurricane -- Catatumbo ligtning -- Atacama Desert -- Snake Island -- Black Smokers -- Holuhraun Lava Field -- Saltstraumen whirlpools -- Poison garden -- The cave of death -- Alpine avalanche -- Stromboli Volcano -- Lake Nyos -- Inga Rapids -- Victoria Falls -- Erta Ale Lava Lake -- Dallol Hot Springs -- The Dead Sea -- Darvaza Gas Crater -- Forest of Knives -- Ross Ice Shelf -- Mount Everest -- Minqin County Desertification -- Mariana Trench -- Komodo National Park -- Box Jellyfish Waters -- Mary River crocodiles -- Australian bushfire -- Shark-infested waters -- Hells Gate.
|aHazard hunters Eddie and Junko are exploring some of the most extreme environments on Earth! But don't worry, they have their dangermobile packed with gadgets to tackle everything they come across. Join them and discover the fires of erupting Stromboli, the world's fastest winds on Mt. Washington, Brazil's venomous snake island, and much more.
Hazard hunters Eddie and Junko are exploring some of the most extreme environments on Earth! But don't worry, they have their dangermobile packed with gadgets to tackle everything they come across. Join them and discover the fires of erupting Stromboli, the world's fastest winds on Mt. Washington, Brazil's venomous snake island, and much more.In this fascinating round-the-world adventure, you'll travel to 35 of the planet's most dangerous natural places. With a mix of photos and illustrations, amazing facts and danger stats, it's a fun and absorbing introduction to our wild and wonderful world. You'll visit: Death Valley, California Tornado Alley, the American Midwest Catatumbo Lightning, Venezuela Holuhraun Lava Field, Iceland Saltstraumen Whirlpools, Norway The Poison Garden, UK Victoria Falls, Zambia and Zimbabwe Darvaza Gas Crater, Turkmenistan Forest of Knives, Madagascar Ross Ice Shelf, Antarctica Komodo National Park, Indonesia Mary River Crocodiles, Australia About Lonely Planet Kids: Come explore! Let's start an adventure. Lonely Planet Kids excites and educates children about the amazing world around them. Combining astonishing facts, quirky humour and eye-catching imagery, we ignite their curiosity and encourage them to discover more about our planet. Every book draws on our huge team of global experts to help share our continual fascination with what makes the world such a diverse and magnificent place - inspiring children at home and in school.