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This volume describes 15 of the most remarkable volcano eruptions in history and, using firsthand accounts, analyzes their impact on humans in their paths. The author surveys volcanic disasters from the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD to the eruption of Mount St Helens in 1980.

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ISBN:
9780300091236
Author:
Scarth, Alwyn
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Subject:
Social aspects
Subject:
Volcanoes
Subject:
Earthquakes
Subject:
Volcanism
Subject:
Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Subject:
Geology-Earthquakes and Volcanoes
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
Man Against the Volc
Publication Date:
20010931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
70 b/w + 30 color illus.
Pages:
312
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.88 in 1.55 lb

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"Synopsis" by , This volume describes 15 of the most remarkable volcano eruptions in history and, using firsthand accounts, analyzes their impact on humans in their paths. The author surveys volcanic disasters from the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 AD to the eruption of Mount St Helens in 1980.
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