Volcanoes: An Introduction to Volcanoes, Lava, Geysers, Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes and More...

Volcanoes: An Introduction to Volcanoes, Lava, Geysers, Plate Tectonics, Earthquakes and More...

by J. M. Kavanagh, Raymond Leung
     
 

Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for hunting and boating enthusiasts, this collection is ideal

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Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for hunting and boating enthusiasts, this collection is ideal for the everyday adventurer. Unlike bulky guidebooks, these waterproof, travel-size companions are perfect for navigating the wilderness, built to endure day hikes, fishing expeditions, and camping trips for years to come.

Authoritative but accessible, this reference offers a simplified introduction to different types of volcanoes, lava flows, pyroclastic flows, and the rocks that are formed as the result of eruption. Appealing equally to the novice volcanologist, students of geology and geography, and seasoned experts, this durable resource makes a handsome addition to any adventurer or outdoor enthusiast’s rucksack.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583556696
Publisher:
Waterford Press Ltd.
Publication date:
10/01/2011
Series:
Duraguide Series
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
3.10(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

James Kavanagh is the author of more than 300 pocket guides on nature, science, travel, and languages. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona. Raymond Leung is the illustrator of more than 300 pocket guides on travel and nature. He lives in British Columbia.

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