Phaidon Press, 11/16/2009, Hardcover, Very Good condition. Acceptable dust jacket.
From the Publisher
This stunning collection of photographs from Bernhard Edmaier
showcases the world?s most dramatic and beautiful volcanic
landscapes. Divided into five chapters by tectonic plate region,
this book includes geothermal regions in Europe, the Americas,
Africa, New Zealand, the Indian Ocean and the Caribbean; famous
volcanoes such as Mount St. Helens in the USA, Etna in Italy,
Kilimanjaro in Tanzania and Krakatoa in Indonesia are just a few of
the sites highlighted.Earth on Firefeatures images of a
wide variety of phenomena ? from hot flowing lava and towering
columns of smoke and ash to lakes, islands and mountain ranges ?
that are the result of volcanic activity, accompanied by clear,
accessible texts explaining key details and events.