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Volcanoes of the World: A Regional Directory, Gazetteer, and Chronology of Volcanism During the Last 10,000 Years

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By: T Simkin and L Siebert

352 pages, Illus, tabs, maps

Geoscience Press

Paperback | Dec 1999 | Edition: 3 | #99140
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Outstanding collection of information by Smithsonian Institute volcanologists which summarises 1,521 volcanoes active in the last 10,000 years - including coordinates, heights, type, known eruptive histories, and behavioural characteristics. Also included are summaries of fatalities and evacuations, an illustrated chronology of 7886 eruptions from 8000 BC to 1993 AD, a gazetteer of 10,400 volcano names, and maps showing locations of all the worlds volcanoes.


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