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By Patrick Bachelery,Jean-François Lenat,Andrea Di Muro,Laurent Michon

Piton de los angeles Fournaise and Karthala are either safeguard volcanoes within the southwest Indian Ocean. This book summarizes the paintings performed on those very energetic basaltic volcanoes. Piton de los angeles Fournaise has an extended heritage of clinical study and tracking, with many facts accrued in the course of contemporary eruptions. it truly is considered one of the main studied volcanoes on the earth. The paintings awarded during this monograph contains geological, geophysical, geochemical and petrological points, but additionally experiences on actual geography, average dangers and the sociological and behavioural approaches.'

The Karthala volcano might be much less popular, however it serves as an attractive comparability to Piton de los angeles Fournaise. even though located as regards to the volcanoes of Hawaii, it differs from them by means of its extra alkaline magmas and not more common job. It was once additionally monitored for greater than 25 years, generating awesome eruptions in fresh years.

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