How Volcanoes Shape Our Planet
Hardback 219pp Illustrated 350x295mm
9780714857008   Product Code: 93830
From the pyrotechnics of explosive Mount Etna in Sicily to the lava and tuff remnants of the Yellowstone supervolcano in Yellowstone Canyon, USA, volcanoes are the most awe-inspiring and potentially devastating geological phenomena on earth. With spectacular aerial and close-up photographs by Bernhard Edmaier accompanied by clear, informative texts about key areas of volcanology, such as plate tectonics and pyroclastics, this book reveals how volcanic activity shapes the most dramatic landscapes of our planet.