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By Greg Young

During this attractive biography, little ones will examine the attention-grabbing lifestyles, theories, and discoveries of Alfred Wegener. From his time in Greenland learning meteorology with scorching balloons to his thought of Pangea, readers might be desirous to research extra approximately Wegener's contributions to technology and the strides he took in the direction of constructing the learn of plate tectonics. The easy-to-read textual content, available thesaurus, worthwhile index, and fascinating proof paintings along with the vigorous photographs and pleasing lab job to have interaction readers from starting to end!

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