The Geology of the Canary Islands

Written By Valentin R. Troll
The Geology of the Canary Islands
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 26 May 2016
  • ISBN : 0128096640
  • Pages : 636 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Geology of the Canary Islands by author: Valentin R. Troll which was release on 26 May 2016 and published by Elsevier with total page 636 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. The Geology of the Canary Islands provides a concise overview of the geology and volcanology of the Canary Islands, along with 27 carefully planned day excursions comprising trips on all of the islands. Each stop includes a description on how to approach a site and where to park with GPS locations provided. The book covers all the spectacular features of the islands, including active ocean island volcanoes whose origins are linked to a hot spot or plume causing anomalously hot mantle material to intrude the African plate, submarine volcanic sequences uplifted inside the islands, sub- aerial shield volcanoes, and the remains of giant lateral collapses. Through its clearly written and richly color-illustrated introduction and field guide, this book is essential reading for geologists who visit the Canary Islands, one of the largest and most fascinating active volcanic systems in Europe. Includes a forward by Prof. C. J. Stillman (Trinity College Dublin), a leading expert on the volcanology and geology of the Canary Islands Features 500 full color images, coupled with in-depth introductory text and a chapter on each island, followed by 27 guided excursions that include all of the seven islands of the archipelago Familiarizes the reader with the variety of volcanic landforms and eruptive products in the Canary Islands and provides practical support in recognition, recording, and interpretation Develops understanding of growth, evolution, and destruction of ocean island volcanoes, promoting temporal and spatial thinking within a given geological framework

The Geology of the Canary Islands

The Geology of the Canary Islands
  • Author : Valentin R. Troll,Juan Carlos Carracedo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2016-05-26
  • Total pages : 636
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : The Geology of the Canary Islands provides a concise overview of the geology and volcanology of the Canary Islands, along with 27 carefully planned day excursions comprising trips on all of the islands. Each stop includes a description on how to approach a site and where to park with GPS locations ...

The Geology of the Canary Islands

The Geology of the Canary Islands
  • Author : Juan Carlos Carracedo,Valentin Troll
  • Publisher : Dunedin Academic PressLtd
  • Release Date : 2015-09-24
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : The Canary Islands display all the features of active ocean island volcanoes. Their origin is linked to a hot spot or plume that causes anomalously hot mantle material to intrude the African plate. The islands are dominated by basaltic rocks, which include submarine volcanic sequences uplifted inside the islands, sub-aerial ...

Biogeography and Ecology in the Canary Islands

Biogeography and Ecology in the Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans-Ulrich Schmincke
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1976
  • Total pages : 118
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands with Geologic Map in the Scale 1 300 000

On the Geology of Fuerteventura  Canary Islands  with Geologic Map in the Scale 1 300 000
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1958
  • Total pages : 211
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands with Geologic Map in the Scale 1 300 000 written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1958. Download full On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands with Geologic Map in the Scale 1 300 000 Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands

New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary  Gran Canaria  Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Total pages : 418
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1962. Download full New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Canary Islands

The Canary Islands
  • Author : Peter Stone
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-04-30
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : The seven volcanic Canary Islands that bask in the Atlantic off shore from the north-west African coast have long had legendary connotations. To the Greeks they were the Gardens of the Hesperides, blessed with a perennial spring-like climate, while the Carthaginians christened them the Purple Isles on account of the ...

Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife Canary Islands

Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife  Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1956
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Canary Islands

Canary Islands
  • Author : Juan Carlos Carracedo,Simon Day
  • Publisher : Terra Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 294
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Rising from the floor of the Atlantic the seven Canary Islands are related to a mantle plume or hotspot. The islands' geology is characterized by a wide range of volcanic and intrusive rocks, exposed in spectacular scenery and easily reached by road and on foot. These rocks include all the ...

Contributions to the geology of Tenerife Canary Islands

Contributions to the geology of Tenerife Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1955
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online Contributions to the geology of Tenerife Canary Islands written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1955. Download full Contributions to the geology of Tenerife Canary Islands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands

New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary  Gran Canaria  Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Magnus Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1962
  • Total pages : 418
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands written by Hans Magnus Hausen, published by which was released on 1962. Download full New Contributions to the Geology of Grand Canary Gran Canaria Canary Islands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands

On the Geology of Fuerteventura  Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1958
  • Total pages : 211
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1958. Download full On the Geology of Fuerteventura Canary Islands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Outlines of the Geology Og Hierro

Outlines of the Geology Og Hierro
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Total pages : 148
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online Outlines of the Geology Og Hierro written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1973. Download full Outlines of the Geology Og Hierro Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife Canary Islands

Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife Canary Islands
  • Author : Hans Hausen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1955
  • Total pages : 270
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : Read online Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife Canary Islands written by Hans Hausen, published by which was released on 1955. Download full Contributions to the Geology of Tenerife Canary Islands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Geology and Volcanology of the Canary Islands

Geology and Volcanology of the Canary Islands
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1968
  • Total pages : 239
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Trekking in the Canary Islands

Trekking in the Canary Islands
  • Author : Paddy Dillon
  • Publisher : Cicerone Press Limited
  • Release Date : 2020-01-15
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0128096640
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Summary : This guidebook provides a comprehensive and detailed description of the GR131, an island-hopping trail across the seven Canary Islands. The 560km (348 mile) route begins on Lanzarote and finishes on El Hierro and is presented in 32 daily stages. The route is well waymarked but some navigational skills are required, and the ...