by Robert I. Tilling
Publisher: U. S. Geological Survey 1982
Number of pages: 50
This booklet presents a generalized summary of the nature, workings, products, and hazards of the common types of volcanoes around the world, along with a brief introduction to the techniques of volcano monitoring and research.
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by Roselle M. Girard - The University of Texas at Austin
This booklet has been designed to serve as a brief, simple, nontechnical guide that will be of help to school children, amateur collectors, and others who are just beginning to develop an interest in the rocks and minerals of Texas.
by Dwight R. Crandell - U.S. Government Printing Office
Ice-clad Mount Rainier, towering over the landscape of western Washington, ranks among the great volcanoes of the world. At Mount Rainier, the ever-present possibility of renewed eruptions gives viewers a sense of anticipation and apprehension.
by Justin R. Loomis - Gould & Lincoln
In preparing the following work, it was intended to present a systematic and somewhat complete statement of the principles of Geology, within such limits that they may be thoroughly studied in the time usually allotted to this science.
by M. Valaskova, G.S. Martynkova - InTech
Clay is an abundant raw material which has a variety of uses and properties. Clay minerals are inexpensive and environmentally friendly naturally occurring nanomaterials, thanks to their 1 nm thick silicate layers, in all types of sediments.