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The Resource Fire mountains of the West : the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes, Stephen L. Harris

Fire mountains of the West : the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes, Stephen L. Harris

Label
Fire mountains of the West : the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes
Title
Fire mountains of the West
Title remainder
the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes
Statement of responsibility
Stephen L. Harris
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harris, Stephen L.
Dewey number
551.2/1/09795
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QE524
LC item number
.H18 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Volcanoes
  • Cascade Range
  • Sacramento area authors
  • Special collections
Label
Fire mountains of the West : the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes, Stephen L. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-438) and index
Contents
Our western volcanoes : an overview -- Plates in motion : the ring of fire, hot spots, and supereruptions -- Magma and mountains : how volcanoes erupt and the landforms they build -- Glaciers on Cascade volcanoes : mixing fire and ice -- The Mono Lake-Long Valley region : California's restless caldera -- Lassen Peak : California's most recently active volcano -- Mount Shasta : mountain of menace and mystery -- Medicine Lake volcano : California's largest volcanic edifice -- Mount McLoughlin : sentinel of southern Oregon -- Crater Lake : beauty born of fire -- Oregon's matterhorns : Mount Thielsen and its Cascade peers -- Newberry Volcano : the West's largest fire mountain -- The Three Sisters : Oregon's volcanic playground -- Mount Jefferson : guardian of the wilderness -- Mount Hood : Oregon's greatest volcanic threat -- Mount Adams : the forgotten giant of Washington -- Mount St. Helens : a living fire mountain -- Mount Rainier : America's most dangerous volcano -- Glacier Peak : white goddess of the north Cascades -- Mount Baker : fire under ice -- Mount Garibaldi : the volcano that overlapped a glacier -- Glacial ice and volcanic fire : now and in the future -- When Mount Shasta erupts
Control code
ocm60543333
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 454 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780878425112
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005015629
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
Label
Fire mountains of the West : the Cascade and Mono Lake volcanoes, Stephen L. Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-438) and index
Contents
Our western volcanoes : an overview -- Plates in motion : the ring of fire, hot spots, and supereruptions -- Magma and mountains : how volcanoes erupt and the landforms they build -- Glaciers on Cascade volcanoes : mixing fire and ice -- The Mono Lake-Long Valley region : California's restless caldera -- Lassen Peak : California's most recently active volcano -- Mount Shasta : mountain of menace and mystery -- Medicine Lake volcano : California's largest volcanic edifice -- Mount McLoughlin : sentinel of southern Oregon -- Crater Lake : beauty born of fire -- Oregon's matterhorns : Mount Thielsen and its Cascade peers -- Newberry Volcano : the West's largest fire mountain -- The Three Sisters : Oregon's volcanic playground -- Mount Jefferson : guardian of the wilderness -- Mount Hood : Oregon's greatest volcanic threat -- Mount Adams : the forgotten giant of Washington -- Mount St. Helens : a living fire mountain -- Mount Rainier : America's most dangerous volcano -- Glacier Peak : white goddess of the north Cascades -- Mount Baker : fire under ice -- Mount Garibaldi : the volcano that overlapped a glacier -- Glacial ice and volcanic fire : now and in the future -- When Mount Shasta erupts
Control code
ocm60543333
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
x, 454 p., 16 p. of plates
Isbn
9780878425112
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005015629
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
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