Elizabeth A.; and Wilson, Lionel (2008). This text concentrates on the
physical processes that control when and how volcanoes erupt. Chapters
include: Volcanic Systems; Magma Generation and Segregation; Magma Migration; Magma Storage; The Role of Volatiles; Steady Explosive Eruptions; Transient Volcanic Eruptions; Pyroclastic Falls and Pyroclastic Density Currents; Lava Flows
Eruption Styles; Scales and Frequencies; Volcanic Hazards and Volcano Monitoring; Volcanoes and Climate; Volcanism on other Planets. 280 pps., illustrated, paper, 7-1/2" x 9-1/2". Shipping weight 2 lbs.