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The Resource The last volcano : a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury, John Dvorak

The last volcano : a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury, John Dvorak

Label
The last volcano : a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury
Title
The last volcano
Title remainder
a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury
Statement of responsibility
John Dvorak
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the fifty-year career of Thomas Jaggar, the Harvard-educated volcano science pioneer who founded the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, to share insights into his findings about massive volcanoes in such regions as Yellowstone, Alaska, and Hawaii
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dvorak, John
Dewey number
  • 551.21/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE22.J2
LC item number
D86 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jaggar, Thomas Augustus
  • Jaggar, Thomas Augustus
  • Geologists
  • Volcanologists
  • Volcanology
  • Volcanoes
  • Geologists
  • Volcanoes
  • Volcanologists
  • Volcanology
  • Hawaii
  • United States
Label
The last volcano : a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury, John Dvorak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A city has perished -- The Bishop's son -- Yellowstone -- The Caribbean -- Champagne -- Vesuvius -- Alaska -- The Pacific world -- Into the cauldron -- A dream fulfilled -- A love lost -- The school teacher -- The lava lake -- Mauna Loa -- The goddess -- The last volcano -- A forgotten legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 309 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605989211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocn907103926
  • (OCoLC)907103926
Label
The last volcano : a man, a romance, and the quest to understand nature's most magnificent fury, John Dvorak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A city has perished -- The Bishop's son -- Yellowstone -- The Caribbean -- Champagne -- Vesuvius -- Alaska -- The Pacific world -- Into the cauldron -- A dream fulfilled -- A love lost -- The school teacher -- The lava lake -- Mauna Loa -- The goddess -- The last volcano -- A forgotten legacy
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
xxiii, 309 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605989211
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocn907103926
  • (OCoLC)907103926

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