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The Resource Encyclopedia of volcanoes, editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson ; associate editors, Bruce F. Houghton [and others] ; forword by Robert D. Ballard

Encyclopedia of volcanoes, editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson ; associate editors, Bruce F. Houghton [and others] ; forword by Robert D. Ballard

Label
Encyclopedia of volcanoes
Title
Encyclopedia of volcanoes
Statement of responsibility
editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson ; associate editors, Bruce F. Houghton [and others] ; forword by Robert D. Ballard
Title variation
Volcanoes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume provides for the first time a complete summary of the present state of knowledge about volcanoes. It has been written by more than 100 leading international scholars, working under the direction of a distinguished group of editors led by Haraldur Sigurdsson, one of the world's foremost volcanologists."--Jacket
Awards note
Association of American Publishers PROSE Award, 1999.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
551.21/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE522
LC item number
.E53 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sigurdsson, Haraldur
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Volcanoes
  • Volkanlar
  • Volcans
  • Volcanoes
Label
Encyclopedia of volcanoes, editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson ; associate editors, Bruce F. Houghton [and others] ; forword by Robert D. Ballard
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I.
  • Calderas
  • Peter W. Lipman
  • Composite Volcanoes
  • Jon Davidson and Shan De Silva
  • Scoria Cones and Tuff Rings
  • Dirk Vespermann and Hans-Ulrich Schmincke
  • pt. V.
  • Extraterrestrial Volcanism
  • Volcanism on the Moon
  • Paul D. Spudis
  • Origin and Transport of Magma
  • Volcanism on Io
  • Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • Volcanism on Venus
  • L.S. Crumpler and Jayne G. Aubele
  • Volcanism on Mars
  • James R. Zimbelman
  • Cryovolcanism in the Outer Solar System
  • Paul Geissler
  • pt. VI.
  • Volcanic Interactions
  • Mantle of the Earth
  • Volcanic Gases
  • Pierre Delmelle and John Stix
  • Geothermal Systems
  • Fraser Goff and Cathy J. Janik
  • Surface Manifestations of Geothermal Systems with Volcanic Heat Sources
  • Manfred P. Hochstein and Patrick R.L. Browne
  • Deep Ocean Hydrothermal Vents
  • David A. Butterfield
  • Volcanic Lakes
  • Pierre Delmelle and Alain Bernard
  • Raymond Jeanloz
  • Mineral Deposits Associated with Volcanism
  • Noel C. White and Richard J. Herrington
  • pt. VII.
  • Volcanic Hazards
  • Volcanic Ash Hazards to Aviation
  • T.P. Miller and T.J. Casadevall
  • Volcanic Aerosol and Global Atmospheric Effects
  • Michael J. Mills
  • Hazards from Pyroclastic Flows and Surges
  • Setsuya Nakada
  • Melting the Mantle
  • Lava Flow Hazards
  • Donald W. Peterson and Robert I. Tilling
  • The Hazard from Lahars and Jokulhlaups
  • Kelvin S. Rodolfo
  • Hazards of Volcanic Gases
  • Glyn Williams-Jones and Hazel Rymer
  • Volcanic Tsunamis
  • James E. Beget
  • Volcanic Seismicity
  • Stephen R. McNutt
  • Paul D. Asimow
  • Impacts of Eruptions on Human Health
  • Peter J. Baxter
  • Volcanic Contributions to the Carbon and Sulfur Geochemical Cycles and Global Change
  • Michael A. Arthur
  • The Ecology of Volcanoes: Recovery and Reassembly of Living Communities
  • Ian W.B. Thornton
  • Volcanism and Biotic Extinctions
  • Michael R. Rampino and Stephen Self
  • pt. VIII.
  • Eruption Response and Mitigation
  • Migration of Melt
  • Seismic Monitoring
  • Stephen R. McNutt
  • Ground Deformation, Gravity, and Magnetics
  • John B. Murray, Hazel Rymer and Corinne A. Locke
  • Gas, Plume, and Thermal Monitoring
  • John Stix and Helene Gaonac'h
  • Synthesis of Volcano Monitoring
  • Stephen R. McNutt, Hazel Rymer and John Stix
  • Volcano Warnings
  • Christopher G. Newhall
  • Martha J. Daines
  • Volcanic Crises Management
  • Servando De La Cruz-Reyna, Roberto Meli P. and Roberto Quaas W.
  • Volcanic Hazards and Risk Management
  • Russell Blong
  • Risk Education and Intervention
  • David Johnston and Kevin Ronan
  • pt. IX.
  • Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism
  • Exploitation of Geothermal Resources
  • Stefan Arnorsson
  • Plate Tectonics and Volcanism
  • Volcanic Soils
  • Chien-Lu Ping
  • Volcanic Materials in Commerce and Industry
  • Jonathan Dehn and Stephen R. McNutt
  • Volcanoes and Tourism
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson and Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • Archaeology and Volcanism
  • Stephen L. Harris
  • Volcanoes in Art
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Michael R. Perfit and Jon P. Davidson
  • Volcanoes in Literature and Film
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson and Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • App. 2.
  • Catalog of Historically Active Volcanoes on Earth
  • Tom Simkin and Lee Siebert
  • Foreword
  • Composition of Magmas
  • Nick Rogers and Chris Hawkesworth
  • Origin of Magmas
  • Timothy L. Grove
  • Volatiles in Magmas
  • Paul Wallace and Alfred T. Anderson, Jr.
  • Physical Properties of Magmas
  • Frank J. Spera
  • Magma Chambers
  • Bruce D. Marsh
  • Robert D. Ballard
  • Rates of Magma Ascent
  • Malcolm J. Rutherford and James E. Gardner
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Charles R. Carrigan
  • Magma Ascent at Shallow Levels
  • Claude Jaupart
  • pt. II.
  • Eruption
  • Earth's Volcanoes and Eruptions: An Overview
  • Tom Simkin and Lee Siebert
  • Preface
  • Sizes of Volcanic Eruptions
  • David M. Pyle
  • Volcanic Episodes and Rates of Volcanism
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • pt. III.
  • Effusive Volcanism
  • Basaltic Volcanoes and Volcanic Systems
  • George P.L. Walker
  • Lava Flows and Flow Fields
  • Christopher R.J. Kilburn
  • The Editors
  • Lava Domes and Coulees
  • Jonathan H. Fink and Steven W. Anderson
  • Lava Fountains and Their Products
  • John A. Wolff and Janet M. Sumner
  • Basaltic Volcanic Fields
  • Charles B. Connor and F. Michael Conway
  • Flood Basalt Provinces
  • Peter R. Hooper
  • Submarine Lavas and Hyaloclastite
  • Rodey Batiza and James D.L. White
  • Introduction
  • Seamounts and Island Building
  • Ralf Schmidt and Hans-Ulrich Schmincke
  • Subglacial Eruptions
  • John L. Smellie
  • pt. IV.
  • Explosive Volcanism
  • Magmatic Fragmentation
  • K.V. Cashman, B. Sturtevant and P. Papale
  • [and others]
  • Phreatomagmatic Fragmentation
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Meghan Morrissey, Bernd Zimanowski and Kenneth Wohletz
  • [and others]
  • Hawaiian and Strombolian Eruptions
  • S. Vergniolle and M. Mangan
  • Vulcanian Eruptions
  • Meghan M. Morrissey and Larry G. Mastin
  • Plinian and Subplinian Eruptions
  • Raffaello Cioni, Paola Marianelli and Roberto Santacroce
  • [and others]
  • Surtseyan and Related Phreatomagmatic Eruptions
  • The History of Volcanology
  • James D.L. White and Bruce Houghton
  • Phreatoplinian Eruptions
  • B.F. Houghton, C.J.N. Wilson and R.T. Smith
  • [et al.]
  • Volcanic Plumes
  • Steven Carey and Marcus Bursik
  • Pyroclast Transport and Deposition
  • Colin J.N. Wilson and Bruce F. Houghton
  • Pyroclastic Fall Deposits
  • B.F. Houghton, C.J.N. Wilson and D.M. Pyle
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Pyroclastic Surges and Blasts
  • Greg A. Valentine and Richard V. Fisher
  • Ignimbrites and Block-and-Ash Flow Deposits
  • A. Freundt, C.J.N. Wilson and S.N. Carey
  • Lahars
  • James W. Vallance
  • Debris Avalanches
  • Tadahide Ui, Shinji Takarada and Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
  • Volcaniclastic Sedimentation Around Island Arcs
  • Steven Carey
Control code
ocm42622175
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxiv, 1417 pages
Isbn
9780126431407
Lccn
99062781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o42622175
  • (OCoLC)42622175
Label
Encyclopedia of volcanoes, editor-in-chief, Haraldur Sigurdsson ; associate editors, Bruce F. Houghton [and others] ; forword by Robert D. Ballard
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • pt. I.
  • Calderas
  • Peter W. Lipman
  • Composite Volcanoes
  • Jon Davidson and Shan De Silva
  • Scoria Cones and Tuff Rings
  • Dirk Vespermann and Hans-Ulrich Schmincke
  • pt. V.
  • Extraterrestrial Volcanism
  • Volcanism on the Moon
  • Paul D. Spudis
  • Origin and Transport of Magma
  • Volcanism on Io
  • Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • Volcanism on Venus
  • L.S. Crumpler and Jayne G. Aubele
  • Volcanism on Mars
  • James R. Zimbelman
  • Cryovolcanism in the Outer Solar System
  • Paul Geissler
  • pt. VI.
  • Volcanic Interactions
  • Mantle of the Earth
  • Volcanic Gases
  • Pierre Delmelle and John Stix
  • Geothermal Systems
  • Fraser Goff and Cathy J. Janik
  • Surface Manifestations of Geothermal Systems with Volcanic Heat Sources
  • Manfred P. Hochstein and Patrick R.L. Browne
  • Deep Ocean Hydrothermal Vents
  • David A. Butterfield
  • Volcanic Lakes
  • Pierre Delmelle and Alain Bernard
  • Raymond Jeanloz
  • Mineral Deposits Associated with Volcanism
  • Noel C. White and Richard J. Herrington
  • pt. VII.
  • Volcanic Hazards
  • Volcanic Ash Hazards to Aviation
  • T.P. Miller and T.J. Casadevall
  • Volcanic Aerosol and Global Atmospheric Effects
  • Michael J. Mills
  • Hazards from Pyroclastic Flows and Surges
  • Setsuya Nakada
  • Melting the Mantle
  • Lava Flow Hazards
  • Donald W. Peterson and Robert I. Tilling
  • The Hazard from Lahars and Jokulhlaups
  • Kelvin S. Rodolfo
  • Hazards of Volcanic Gases
  • Glyn Williams-Jones and Hazel Rymer
  • Volcanic Tsunamis
  • James E. Beget
  • Volcanic Seismicity
  • Stephen R. McNutt
  • Paul D. Asimow
  • Impacts of Eruptions on Human Health
  • Peter J. Baxter
  • Volcanic Contributions to the Carbon and Sulfur Geochemical Cycles and Global Change
  • Michael A. Arthur
  • The Ecology of Volcanoes: Recovery and Reassembly of Living Communities
  • Ian W.B. Thornton
  • Volcanism and Biotic Extinctions
  • Michael R. Rampino and Stephen Self
  • pt. VIII.
  • Eruption Response and Mitigation
  • Migration of Melt
  • Seismic Monitoring
  • Stephen R. McNutt
  • Ground Deformation, Gravity, and Magnetics
  • John B. Murray, Hazel Rymer and Corinne A. Locke
  • Gas, Plume, and Thermal Monitoring
  • John Stix and Helene Gaonac'h
  • Synthesis of Volcano Monitoring
  • Stephen R. McNutt, Hazel Rymer and John Stix
  • Volcano Warnings
  • Christopher G. Newhall
  • Martha J. Daines
  • Volcanic Crises Management
  • Servando De La Cruz-Reyna, Roberto Meli P. and Roberto Quaas W.
  • Volcanic Hazards and Risk Management
  • Russell Blong
  • Risk Education and Intervention
  • David Johnston and Kevin Ronan
  • pt. IX.
  • Economic Benefits and Cultural Aspects of Volcanism
  • Exploitation of Geothermal Resources
  • Stefan Arnorsson
  • Plate Tectonics and Volcanism
  • Volcanic Soils
  • Chien-Lu Ping
  • Volcanic Materials in Commerce and Industry
  • Jonathan Dehn and Stephen R. McNutt
  • Volcanoes and Tourism
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson and Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • Archaeology and Volcanism
  • Stephen L. Harris
  • Volcanoes in Art
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Michael R. Perfit and Jon P. Davidson
  • Volcanoes in Literature and Film
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson and Rosaly Lopes-Gautier
  • App. 2.
  • Catalog of Historically Active Volcanoes on Earth
  • Tom Simkin and Lee Siebert
  • Foreword
  • Composition of Magmas
  • Nick Rogers and Chris Hawkesworth
  • Origin of Magmas
  • Timothy L. Grove
  • Volatiles in Magmas
  • Paul Wallace and Alfred T. Anderson, Jr.
  • Physical Properties of Magmas
  • Frank J. Spera
  • Magma Chambers
  • Bruce D. Marsh
  • Robert D. Ballard
  • Rates of Magma Ascent
  • Malcolm J. Rutherford and James E. Gardner
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Charles R. Carrigan
  • Magma Ascent at Shallow Levels
  • Claude Jaupart
  • pt. II.
  • Eruption
  • Earth's Volcanoes and Eruptions: An Overview
  • Tom Simkin and Lee Siebert
  • Preface
  • Sizes of Volcanic Eruptions
  • David M. Pyle
  • Volcanic Episodes and Rates of Volcanism
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • pt. III.
  • Effusive Volcanism
  • Basaltic Volcanoes and Volcanic Systems
  • George P.L. Walker
  • Lava Flows and Flow Fields
  • Christopher R.J. Kilburn
  • The Editors
  • Lava Domes and Coulees
  • Jonathan H. Fink and Steven W. Anderson
  • Lava Fountains and Their Products
  • John A. Wolff and Janet M. Sumner
  • Basaltic Volcanic Fields
  • Charles B. Connor and F. Michael Conway
  • Flood Basalt Provinces
  • Peter R. Hooper
  • Submarine Lavas and Hyaloclastite
  • Rodey Batiza and James D.L. White
  • Introduction
  • Seamounts and Island Building
  • Ralf Schmidt and Hans-Ulrich Schmincke
  • Subglacial Eruptions
  • John L. Smellie
  • pt. IV.
  • Explosive Volcanism
  • Magmatic Fragmentation
  • K.V. Cashman, B. Sturtevant and P. Papale
  • [and others]
  • Phreatomagmatic Fragmentation
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Meghan Morrissey, Bernd Zimanowski and Kenneth Wohletz
  • [and others]
  • Hawaiian and Strombolian Eruptions
  • S. Vergniolle and M. Mangan
  • Vulcanian Eruptions
  • Meghan M. Morrissey and Larry G. Mastin
  • Plinian and Subplinian Eruptions
  • Raffaello Cioni, Paola Marianelli and Roberto Santacroce
  • [and others]
  • Surtseyan and Related Phreatomagmatic Eruptions
  • The History of Volcanology
  • James D.L. White and Bruce Houghton
  • Phreatoplinian Eruptions
  • B.F. Houghton, C.J.N. Wilson and R.T. Smith
  • [et al.]
  • Volcanic Plumes
  • Steven Carey and Marcus Bursik
  • Pyroclast Transport and Deposition
  • Colin J.N. Wilson and Bruce F. Houghton
  • Pyroclastic Fall Deposits
  • B.F. Houghton, C.J.N. Wilson and D.M. Pyle
  • Haraldur Sigurdsson
  • Pyroclastic Surges and Blasts
  • Greg A. Valentine and Richard V. Fisher
  • Ignimbrites and Block-and-Ash Flow Deposits
  • A. Freundt, C.J.N. Wilson and S.N. Carey
  • Lahars
  • James W. Vallance
  • Debris Avalanches
  • Tadahide Ui, Shinji Takarada and Mitsuhiro Yoshimoto
  • Volcaniclastic Sedimentation Around Island Arcs
  • Steven Carey
Control code
ocm42622175
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxiv, 1417 pages
Isbn
9780126431407
Lccn
99062781
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o42622175
  • (OCoLC)42622175

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