|aDry in the desert|bcan science save your life?|cGerry Bailey.
|aNew York, New York|bCrabtree Publishing Company|cc2013.
|a32 p.|bcolor ill., maps|c26 cm.
|aScience to the rescue.
|aIncludes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
|aIntroduction to Joe's story -- What is a desert? -- Dusty winds -- What is a dune? -- Mirages -- Portable homes -- Modern nomads -- What animals live there? -- What is an oasis? -- Aquifers -- Plants of the desert -- Garama -- Expanding deserts -- Who lives there?.
|a"Will Joe be able to survive in the hot, scorching desert? In this exciting survival story, readers journey along with Joe as he searches for water and runs into a desert tribe."--|cProvided by publisher.