The Third PlanetBook - 2001
Although the center of Earth has a temperature of about 9,000 degrees Fahrenheit, the surface of Earth provides the ideal temperature, pressure, and atmosphere for life to survive. Michael D. Cole covers everything from Earth's mineral composition to changes in its weather patterns. He also recounts the remarkable story of how Earth and its living things came into existence.
Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, 
Copyright Date: ©2001
Branch Call Number: J 525 Col
Characteristics: 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.