List of plates, figures and tables; List of abbreviations; Methods of citation; List of contributors; Foreword; Preface; 1. Framework for volcanism R. W. Johnson and P. Wellman; 2. Physical volcanology R. A. F. Cas; 3. East Australian volcanic geology J. Knutson; 4. New Zealand intraplate volcanism S. D. Weaver and I. E. M. Smith; 5. East Australian petrology and geochemistry A. Ewart; 6. Xenoliths megacrysts of Eastern Australia S. Y. O'Reilly, I. A. Nicholls and W. L. Griffin; 7. Towards a general model R. W. Johnson; References; Index.
This is a major, definitive, landmark study of the young volcanoes of eastern Australia and parts of New Zealand.
"...of great value to specialists involved in various scientific
"...an outstanding volume that deserves to be seen and read and its style emulated by a wide variety of Earth scientists involved in tectonics, geophysics, and igneous petrology." R.J. Arculus, American Mineralogist