Volcano Alert!Book - 2004
Some of history's greatest recorded disasters involved the spewing magma or falling ash from an erupting volcano. This book takes readers deep under the earth to the source of a volcano's power and then around the world to some of the most spectacular eruptions in history. Volcano Alert! also explores* the dangers of lava and pyroclastic surges* the scientific tools volcanologists use to predict and measure eruptions* famous volcanoes such as Mount Etna, Mount Vesuvius, and Mount Pinatubo* activity/observation page
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub., c2004.
Branch Call Number: J 551.21 Cha
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps. --