|Author||: Robert Wallace Johnson|
|Publisher||: Cambridge University Press|
|Total Pages||: 450|
|Rating||: 4/5 (39 Downloads)|
Download or read book Intraplate Volcanism written by Robert Wallace Johnson and published by Cambridge University Press. This book was released on 1989-11-24 with total page 450 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This study of the young volcanoes of eastern Australia and parts of New Zealand looks at rock types and formation and inclusions of the upper mantle and lower-crustal rocks found in volcanic deposits. It discusses the Earth's crust and the mantle beneath, and the geological evolution in the area over the last 70-80 million years.