Roadside Geology of Arizona

Paperback, 322 pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780878421473
MPP002

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Roadside Geology of Hawai`i details the evolution of this volcanic island chain, from the origin of a hot spot and the tumultuous creation of each island to ongoing eruptions and the gradual death and erosion of old volcanoes. Residents and tourists alike will soon become experts on lava tubes...
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Specifications

Format:
Paperback
Author:
Halka Chronic
Pages:
322 pages
Dimensions:
6 x 9
ISBN:
ISBN: 9780878421473
Supplier/Publisher:
Mountain Press
Date Added:
June 2016
Published Date:
1983
Roadside Geology of Hawai`i details the evolution of this volcanic island chain, from the origin of a hot spot and the tumultuous creation of each island to ongoing eruptions and the gradual death and erosion of old volcanoes. Residents and tourists alike will soon become experts on lava tubes and lava flows, ancient beaches and coral reefs, ephemeral black sand beaches and the occasional tsunami. Includes a chapter each on six easily accessible and populated islands: Hawai`i , Maui, Lana`i, Moloka`i, O`ahu, and Kaua`i. Each chapter begins with a general discussion of the rocks of that island, then proceeds with a seres of road guides that provide the local details.

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