Roadside Geology of Hawai‘i

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Roadside Geology of Hawai‘i

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Roadside Geology of Hawai‘i Product Description:

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Roadside Geology of Hawaii details the evolution of this volcanic 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. With this book as their traveling companion, residents and tourists alike will become experts on lava flows and lava tubes, ancient beaches and coral reefs, massive landslide escarpments, ephemeral black sand beaches and the occasional tsunami.

Availability 19 August 2015
Category Natural History
Page Count 314 pages
Publisher Mountain Press Publishing
Printed in South Korea
Publish Date January 1996
Dimensions 9.0” x 6.0” x 0.80”
Authors Richard W. Hazlett and Donald W. Hyndman
About the Authors Richard W. Hazlett is a geology professor at Pomona College in Claremont, California. He has been an interpretive ranger at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, a research technician at the Hawaii Volcano Observatory and a geology professor at the University of Hawaii at Hilo.

Donald W. Hyndman is co-founder of the Roadside Geology series, books that bring geology to the general public. When he is not writing or editing books, Hyndman teaches geology at the University of Montana in Missoula.
Binding Softcover
ISBN 13 9780878423446

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