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By R. B. Stothers, M. R. Rampino, S. Self, J. A. Wolff (auth.), Dr. John H. Latter (eds.)

The contributions during this ebook have been provided, orally or as posters, on the foreign Volcanological Congress held in New Zealand from 1 to nine February 1986, the centenary 12 months of the Tarawera eruption of 10 June 1886. greater than 500 humans, from 29 nations, attend­ ed the Congress. every one of these works shaped a part of Symposium four, "Volcanic dangers - Prediction and examine­ ment", convened by means of J.H. Latter, R.R. Dibble, D.A. Swanson and C.G. Newhall. the gathering represents over 1/2 the printed abstracts of Symposium four, including 3 papers given on the Symposium, which lacked abstracts, and which have been a part of Symposium 1 on pyroclastic stream deposits. The contribu­ tions conceal an outstanding share of the volcanically energetic components of the realm, with Italy, Japan, the West Indies and america in particular good represented. Mount Erebus, Vulcano and Rabaul are person volcanoes which were taken care of specifically element. Unfor­ tunately, there aren't any chapters within the booklet facing Africa, the Atlantic islands (except Iceland), Hawaii, significant the USA (except Mexico), or South the USA (in spite of the most important catastrophe at Nevado del Ruiz Volcano in 1985).

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