Volcanoes / Edition 2

Volcanoes / Edition 2

by Robert Decker, Barbara Decker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0716718510

ISBN-13: 9780716718512

Pub. Date: 09/28/1989

Publisher: Freeman, W. H. & Company

This new edition of 16 pages of breathtaking color plates showing specular views of volcanoes in full eruption. Also of interest will be an update appendix coverage the world's 101 most notorious volcanoes, as well as a section about volcano information centers.

Overview

This new edition of 16 pages of breathtaking color plates showing specular views of volcanoes in full eruption. Also of interest will be an update appendix coverage the world's 101 most notorious volcanoes, as well as a section about volcano information centers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780716718512
Publisher:
Freeman, W. H. & Company
Publication date:
09/28/1989
Series:
Geology Ser.
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

1. Seams of the Earth
2. Surtsey, Iceland
3. Fire Under the Sea
4. Mt. St. Helens
5. Pinatubo, Philippines
6. Ring of Fire
7. Kilauea, Hawaii
8. Hot Spots
9. Lava, Ash, and Bombs
10. Lahars and Avalanches
11. Cones, Craters, and Calderas
12. Yellowstone
13. Roots of Volcanoes
14. Origin of the Sea and Air
15. Volcanic Power
16. Volcanic Treasures
17. Volcanoes and Climate
18. Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions
19. Reducing Volcanic Risk
20. Volcanoes in the Solar System

Appendix A. The World's Most Notorious Volcanoes
Appendix B. Volcanoes on the Internet
Appendix C. Metric-English Conversion Table
Glossary
Acknowledgements
Index

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