Published September 2004
by Learning Horizons .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||24|
This book poses more question than answers. The public has developed interest and awareness in volcanism since the first edition eight years ago, maybe because since the time volcanoes have erupted. Of those, the more lethal eruptions were from volcanoes not included in the first edition's World's Most Notorious One of the pleasures of researching my book on volcanoes was to discover new stories and writers. Constance Gordon Cumming was a writer and painter, who travelled independently across vast reaches of the Pacific Ocean in the s. After visiting Fiji, New Zealand, Tonga and Tahiti, she eventually landed on Hawaii in October His new book, Volcanoes of Auckland: A Field Guide, is a revamp of the earlier Essential Guide. About three quarters of the more than photos, maps and diagrams are new. There’s a set of maps for each volcano, showing where all things of geological, historic, archaeological and recreational interest can be seen during a visit. Volcanoes are incredible, terrifying, interesting, and beautiful. Use these volcano books for kids to teach your children about the power and majesty of this incredible part of our world. “In a matter of minutes the pyroclastic flow moved down the mountain and
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