Volcanoes: Past and Present
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Volcanoes: Past and Present

By Edward Hull
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  • VOLCANOES: PAST AND PRESENT.
  • VOLCANOES: PAST AND PRESENT.
    • BY
    • EDWARD HULL, M.A., LL.D., F.R.S.
    • PREFACE.
    • CONTENTS.
    • ILLUSTRATIONS.
  • Volcanoes: Past and Present.
  • PART I. INTRODUCTION.
    • CHAPTER I. HISTORIC NOTICES OF VOLCANIC ACTION.
    • CHAPTER II. FORM, STRUCTURE, AND COMPOSITION OF VOLCANIC MOUNTAINS.
    • CHAPTER III. LINES AND GROUPS OF ACTIVE VOLCANIC VENTS.
    • CHAPTER IV. MID-OCEAN VOLCANIC ISLANDS.
  • PART II. EUROPEAN VOLCANOES.
    • CHAPTER I. VESUVIUS.
    • CHAPTER II. ETNA.
    • CHAPTER III. THE LIPARI ISLANDS, STROMBOLI.
    • CHAPTER IV. THE SANTORIN GROUP.
    • CHAPTER V. EUROPEAN EXTINCT OR DORMANT VOLCANOES.
    • CHAPTER VI. EXTINCT VOLCANOES OF CENTRAL FRANCE.
    • CHAPTER VII. THE VOLCANIC DISTRICT OF THE RHINE VALLEY.
  • PART III. DORMANT OR MORIBUND VOLCANOES OF OTHER PARTS OF THE WORLD.
    • CHAPTER I. DORMANT VOLCANOES OF PALESTINE AND ARABIA.
    • CHAPTER II. THE VOLCANIC REGIONS OF NORTH AMERICA.
    • CHAPTER III. VOLCANOES OF NEW ZEALAND.
  • PART IV. TERTIARY VOLCANIC DISTRICTS OF THE BRITISH ISLES.
    • CHAPTER I. ANTRIM.
    • CHAPTER II. SUCCESSION OF VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS.
    • CHAPTER III. ISLAND OF MULL AND ADJOINING COAST.
    • CHAPTER IV. ISLE OF SKYE.
    • CHAPTER V. THE SCUIR OF EIGG.
    • CHAPTER VI. ISLE OF STAFFA.
  • PART V. PRE-TERTIARY VOLCANIC ROCKS.
    • CHAPTER I. THE DECCAN TRAP-SERIES OF INDIA.
    • CHAPTER II. ABYSSINIAN TABLE-LANDS.
    • CHAPTER III. CAPE COLONY.
    • CHAPTER IV. VOLCANIC ROCKS OF PAST GEOLOGICAL PERIODS OF THE BRITISH ISLES.
  • PART VI. SPECIAL VOLCANIC AND SEISMIC PHENOMENA.
    • CHAPTER I. THE ERUPTION OF KRAKATOA IN 1883.
    • CHAPTER II. EARTHQUAKES.
  • PART VII. VOLCANIC AND SEISMIC PROBLEMS.
    • CHAPTER I. THE ULTIMATE CAUSE OF VOLCANIC ACTION.
    • CHAPTER II. LUNAR VOLCANOES.
    • CHAPTER III. ARE WE LIVING IN AN EPOCH OF SPECIAL VOLCANIC ACTIVITY?
    • APPENDIX. A BRIEF ACCOUNT OF THE PRINCIPAL VARIETIES OF VOLCANIC ROCKS.
    • EXPLANATION OF PLATE I.
    • EXPLANATION OF PLATE II.
    • EXPLANATION OF PLATE III.
    • EXPLANATION OF PLATE IV.
  • INDEX.
    • INDEX.
    • The Contemporary Science Series.
    • The Contemporary Science Series—continued.
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