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The encyclopedia of volcanoes / editor in chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson, Graduate School of Oceanography, University of Rhode Island, Narragansett, RI, USA ; associate editors, Bruce Houghton, National Disaster Preparedness Training Center, University of Hawaiʻi, Honolulu, HI, USA; Stephen R. McNutt, School of Geosciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA; Hazel Rymer, Faculty of Science, The Open University, Walton Hall, Milton Keynes, UK; John Stix, Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Other Title:
Volcanoes
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication:
London ; San Diego, CA : Elsevier/Academic Press, 2015. , ©2015
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 1421 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 29 cm
Subjects:
Volcanoes -- Encyclopedias.
Volcanism -- Encyclopedias.
Volcanic eruptions.
Volcanic hazard analysis.
Contents:
Part I. Origin and Transport of Magma
Part II. Eruptions
Part III. Effusive Volcanism
Part IV. Explosive Volcanism
Part V. Extraterrestrial Volcanism
Part VI. Volcanic Interactions
Part VII. Volcanic Hazards
Part VIII. Eruption Response and Mitigation
Part IX. Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism.
Notes:
"First edition 1999"--Title page verso.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Delphine Okie Richardson Book Fund.
Contributor:
Sigurdsson, Haraldur, editor.
Houghton, B.F.
McNutt, Stephen R.
Rymer, Hazel.
Stix, John.
Delphine Okie Richardson Book Fund.
ISBN:
0123859387
9780123859389
OCLC:
907444479
Publisher Number:
99963013857
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