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Volcanoes of the World : Third Edition

Label
Volcanoes of the World : Third Edition
Title
Volcanoes of the World
Title remainder
Third Edition
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This impressive scientific resource presents up-to-date information on ten thousand years of volcanic activity on Earth. In the decade and a half since the previous edition was published new studies have refined assessments of the ages of many volcanoes, and several thousand new eruptions have been documented. This edition updates the book's key components: a directory of volcanoes active during the Holocene; a chronology of eruptions over the past ten thousand years; a gazetteer of volcano names, synonyms, and subsidiary features; an extensive list of references; and an introduction placing t
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Siebert, Lee
Dewey number
  • 551.2/1
  • 551.21
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • G3201.C55
  • QE522
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Simkin, Tom
  • Kimberly, Paul
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  • Volcanoes
  • Volcanism
  • Volcanism
  • Volcanoes
Label
Volcanoes of the World : Third Edition
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Data Criteria and Context; Introduction; Previous Summaries; Sources; Years Covered; Maps and Regional Numbering Scheme; Data Table Summaries; Directory; Chronology; Large-Volume Holocene Eruptions; Fatalities and Evacuations; Preliminary List of Pleistocene Volcanoes; Preliminary List of Large-Volume Pleistocene Eruptions; Gazetteer; References; Volcano Data; Volcano Name; Subregion; Latitude and Longitude; Elevation; Population; Rock Type; Type (Morphology); Volcano Number; Status; Eruption Data; Area of Activity
  • Dates: Start and StopUncertainties; Dating Techniques; Duration; Eruptive Characteristics; Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI); Volume of Products (Vol L/T); Historical Record: Trends and Cautions; Volcanoes and Humans; Volcanoes and Aircraft; Volcanic Processes; Volcanism: Magnitude, Frequency, and Global Impacts; Durations and Paroyxyms; Episodicity and Periodicity; Intervals between Eruptions and Associated Hazard Implications; Conclusions; References; Directory of Volcanoes; Europe to Caucasus (01); Africa & Red Sea (02); Middle East & Indian Ocean (03); New Zealand to Fiji (04)
  • Melanesia & Australia (05)Indonesia & Andaman is (06); Philippines & SE Asia (07); Japan, Taiwan & Marianas (08); Kuriles, Kamchatka & Mainland Asia (09 & 10); Alaska (11); Canada & Western USA (12); Pacific Ocean (13); México & Central America (14); South America (15); West Indies (16); Iceland & Arctic Ocean (17); Atlantic Ocean (18); Antarctica & S Sandwich Islands (19); Chronology of Eruptions; Large-Volume Holocene Eruptions; Explosive Eruptions; Effusive Eruptions; Fatalities and Evacuations; Fatalities; Evacuations; Preliminary List Of Pleistocene Volcanoes
  • Preliminary List Of Large-Volume Pleistocene EruptionsColor Photo Section; Gazetteer; References
Control code
780425993
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (564 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947931
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780425993
Label
Volcanoes of the World : Third Edition
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Data Criteria and Context; Introduction; Previous Summaries; Sources; Years Covered; Maps and Regional Numbering Scheme; Data Table Summaries; Directory; Chronology; Large-Volume Holocene Eruptions; Fatalities and Evacuations; Preliminary List of Pleistocene Volcanoes; Preliminary List of Large-Volume Pleistocene Eruptions; Gazetteer; References; Volcano Data; Volcano Name; Subregion; Latitude and Longitude; Elevation; Population; Rock Type; Type (Morphology); Volcano Number; Status; Eruption Data; Area of Activity
  • Dates: Start and StopUncertainties; Dating Techniques; Duration; Eruptive Characteristics; Volcanic Explosivity Index (VEI); Volume of Products (Vol L/T); Historical Record: Trends and Cautions; Volcanoes and Humans; Volcanoes and Aircraft; Volcanic Processes; Volcanism: Magnitude, Frequency, and Global Impacts; Durations and Paroyxyms; Episodicity and Periodicity; Intervals between Eruptions and Associated Hazard Implications; Conclusions; References; Directory of Volcanoes; Europe to Caucasus (01); Africa & Red Sea (02); Middle East & Indian Ocean (03); New Zealand to Fiji (04)
  • Melanesia & Australia (05)Indonesia & Andaman is (06); Philippines & SE Asia (07); Japan, Taiwan & Marianas (08); Kuriles, Kamchatka & Mainland Asia (09 & 10); Alaska (11); Canada & Western USA (12); Pacific Ocean (13); México & Central America (14); South America (15); West Indies (16); Iceland & Arctic Ocean (17); Atlantic Ocean (18); Antarctica & S Sandwich Islands (19); Chronology of Eruptions; Large-Volume Holocene Eruptions; Explosive Eruptions; Effusive Eruptions; Fatalities and Evacuations; Fatalities; Evacuations; Preliminary List Of Pleistocene Volcanoes
  • Preliminary List Of Large-Volume Pleistocene EruptionsColor Photo Section; Gazetteer; References
Control code
780425993
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (564 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520947931
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780425993

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