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Author Dvorak, John (John J.), author.

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

Publication Info. New York : Pegasus Books, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    551.21 DVO    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    551.21 DVO    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First Pegasus Books edition.
Description xxiii, 309 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-304) and index.
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.
Subject Jaggar, Thomas Augustus, 1871-1953.
Geologists -- United States -- Biography.
Volcanologists -- United States -- Biography.
Volcanology -- History.
Volcanoes -- Hawaii.
ISBN 9781605989211 (hardcover)
1605989215 (hardcover)

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