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Chasing Lava

A Geologist"s Adventures at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

by Wendell A. Duffield

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Published by Mountain Press Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Volcanism,
  • Science,
  • Kilauea Volcano,
  • Nature,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Earthquakes & Volcanoes,
  • Science / Earth Sciences,
  • Hawaii,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Kilauea Volcano (Hawaii)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8116161M
    ISBN 100878424628
    ISBN 109780878424627

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Chasing Lava A Geologist's Adventures at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory by Wendell A. Duffield. Only $ This book looks at the Hawaiian volcanoes in a new perspective. It tells about the plate tectonics behind the eruptions and many unseen aspects of Hawaii's volcanoes.

See table. Get this from a library. Chasing lava: a geologist's adventures at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. [Wendell A Duffield] -- A lively account of the three years () spent by geologist Wendell Duffield working at the Hawaiian Chasing Lava book Observatory at Kilauea.

Duffield's Chasing Lava-A Geologist's Adventures at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory stands apart from that crowded field and is comparable to Out of the Crater by R.V. Fisher. The book presents a very personal view of volcanology, erupting volcanoes, and what it means to be part of a team that investigates them.

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A colourful and striking picture book. Harry imagines hot lava is on the loose, running through his house. Reading this book reminded me of when children have a what we used to call in our house a 'mad half-hour', running,chasing, screeching and laughing, the type of behaviour that makes parents quickly say 'okay now, lets just sit quietly Reviews: And enjoy the lava.

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Chasing Lava at Volcanoes National Park. April 1, grizjohnson 1 Comment. A Barren Landscape. When you arrive on the Big Island of Hawaii one thing is immediately obvious – lava is omnipresent and shapes the land in a big way.

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Both career paths are dangerous, however I think I picked the less deadly of the two. Chasing Lava: A Geologist’s Adventures at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory by Wendell Duffield is a delightful memoir of his years working at the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. There’s a wonderful sense of adventure infusing the whole book, and he gets us up.

Dreams are strange things. Especially when a symbol appears and we do not know what it means. For a few months, I have been having dreams of lava.

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Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. JIGGLES, ROLF, AND THE REMARKABLE FINALE TO FRANK STONE'S CAREER. avg rating — 0 /5(4). Chasing Volcanoes is the first joint project by Kilian Bron and Commencal Media department (Leon Perrin as director) 12 days, 1 sailing ship, many islands, active volcanoes.

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We also have separate sections for books about Rocks and Minerals, Gemstones, Fossils, Finding Gold, and the Roadside Geology series. Lava from Kilauea Volcano pours into Pacific Ocean along Kapoho Coast on the east side of the Big Island of Hawaii.

Sony a7RIII, Sony mm (at mm), f/, 1/th, ISO Not to be deterred, the next morning we arose and took an early morning ride on a doors-off helicopter to try our chances from the air.