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The Resource Master blasters : working with explosives in demolition and construction, by Ruth Owen ; consultant, Brent Blanchard

Master blasters : working with explosives in demolition and construction, by Ruth Owen ; consultant, Brent Blanchard

Label
Master blasters : working with explosives in demolition and construction
Title
Master blasters
Title remainder
working with explosives in demolition and construction
Statement of responsibility
by Ruth Owen ; consultant, Brent Blanchard
Creator
Contributor
Author
Consultant
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Meet the men and women who use science and their precision engineering skills to do one of the world's most dangerous jobs. What is it like to work with highly dangerous explosives? How do blasters plan and prepare a demolition? And what dangers do they face when destroying old buildings or blasting tunnels deep underground?
Member of
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10540605
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Owen, Ruth
Dewey number
662.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
990L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
TP270.5
LC item number
.O74 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blanchard, Brent
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Get to work with science and technology
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Explosives
  • Wrecking
  • Explosives
  • Explosives
  • Wrecking
  • Building trades
  • Occupations
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
working with explosives in demolition and construction
Label
Master blasters : working with explosives in demolition and construction, by Ruth Owen ; consultant, Brent Blanchard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) 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
Contents
Call in the blasters -- The world of demolition -- An explosives demolition -- The blast plan -- Preparing the blast -- Precision and safety -- Blast day -- A head for heights -- Precision blasting -- Blasting tunnels -- Blasting beneath a city -- Blasting for raw materials -- Life's a blast -- Get to work as a blaster
Control code
1923900
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781910549933
Lccn
2016907604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781910549933
  • (OCoLC)945948252
Label
Master blasters : working with explosives in demolition and construction, by Ruth Owen ; consultant, Brent Blanchard
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 32) 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
Contents
Call in the blasters -- The world of demolition -- An explosives demolition -- The blast plan -- Preparing the blast -- Precision and safety -- Blast day -- A head for heights -- Precision blasting -- Blasting tunnels -- Blasting beneath a city -- Blasting for raw materials -- Life's a blast -- Get to work as a blaster
Control code
1923900
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781910549933
Lccn
2016907604
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781910549933
  • (OCoLC)945948252

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