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Volcano Discoveries: A Photographic Journey Around the World

Popular Science

By: Tom Pfeiffer (Author), Ingrid Smet (Author)

240 pages, colour photos

New Holland Publishers

Hardback | Oct 2015 | #228323 | ISBN-13: 9781921517358
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NHBS Price: £16.99 $21/€19 approx

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One of the most eye-catching guides to the world's volcanoes ever published, packed with stunning photography. Introductory chapters include clear and concise information on plate tectonics, different types of volcanoes, different eruption styles and volcanic hazards. The main chapters of Volcano Discoveries take the reader on a journey around the world, with the key objectives being to illustrate some of the 'typical' volcanic features and also show that each and every volcano is unique with regards to the combination of location, age, tectonic setting, historic eruptions, eruption style, nature and culture around it.

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