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Books about volcanoes: general public
by Robert Decker, Barbara Decker
W.H. Freeman & Company (3rd edition; August, 1997)
Paperback (320 pages)
Easy to understand, excellent pictures, well-written and a lot of information. Beyond a general introduction to the principles of volcanoloy, it describes prominent eruptions like Vesuvius, Santorini, Krakatao or Mt Saint Helens. Interesting price, and useful guide also for the student.
by Maurice Krafft, Paul Bahn (Translator)
Harry N Abrams (April 1993)
Paperback ( pages)
A fantastic voyage through the world of volcanoes, excellently illustrated with pictures from the famous Kraffts -----Take a look !!! more...
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Sakurajima volcano photos
: One of the world's most active volcanoes, Sakurajima on Japan's Kyushu Island is famous for its frequent vulcanian explosions, often accompanied by eruption lightning.
Batu Tara photos
: A remote island in the Flores Sea of Indonesia formed by a single volcano that has been in strong strombolian eruption for years. We regularly lead expeditions to there where we camp several days to observe it.
Ethiopia and the Danakil
: Ethiopia is a very diverse and beautiful country. Thanks to our numerous expeditions to Erta Ale and Dallol
and beyond, we have an extensive collection of images showing the volcano's lava lake, the desert, the colorful hot springs of Dallol, the vast salt lakes, camel caravans and more.