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Geology of Coal Fires by Glenn B. Stracher

Title Geology of Coal Fires
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Geological Society of America
Release 2007-01-01
Category Science
Total Pages 283
ISBN 0813741181
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

Naturally burning coal fires and those ignited by human activities receive little attention from the media compared to other environmental hazards, but their study is gaining ground. Here, the world's leading experts present their research findings covering topics such as the gases generated in underground coal fires, the origin of gas-vent minerals and land-cover changes due to coal fires.

Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier
Release 2010-09-30
Category Science
Total Pages 380
ISBN 9780080931630
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective is a compelling collection of research conducted by scientists and engineers around the world. The first of four volumes in the collection, Coal – Geology and Combustion, features chapters that discuss the origin of coal and coal fires; mining and use of coal; combustion and coal petrology; environmental and health impacts of coal fires; combustion by-products; geochemical, geophysical, and engineering methodologies for studying coal fires; the control, extinguishment, and political implications of coal fires; and much more. Integrates pioneering coal-fires research, with topical coverage of remote sensing, policymaking, and more Serves as an essential guide to the socio-economic and geo-environmental impacts of coal fires

Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier
Release 2014-11-17
Category Science
Total Pages 816
ISBN 0444595112
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volumes 1–4, presents a fascinating collection of research about prehistoric and historic coal and peat fires. Magnificent illustrations of fires and research findings from countries around the world are featured—a totally new contribution to science. This third of four volumes in the collection, Coal Fires – Case Studies, examines in detail specific coal fires chronicled in a number of locations around the world including Brazil, the Czech Republic, Germany, Malawi, Poland, Russia, Spain, Tajikistan, the United States, Venezuela, and others. Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope—countries from around the world are represented Includes beautiful color illustrations, lively presentations, important research data, and informative videos

Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier
Release 2018-11-09
Category Science
Total Pages 542
ISBN 0128498846
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volume Five: Case Studies - Advances in Field and Laboratory Research, the companion to volumes 1-4, includes the latest research findings about coal and peat fires in the United States, China, India, France, Spain, Poland, and Ireland. Included are chapters about the discovery of microarthropods at two mine fires, the oldest recorded uses of burning coal, the effects of combustion and coal waste on a riverine system, remote sensing analysis of coal fires, gas explosion and spontaneous combustion experiments, and phases associated with the by-products of combustion. This essential reference, along with volumes 1-4, includes a companion website with an interactive world map of coal and peat fires, a collection of slide presentations, research data, and videos: https://www.elsevier.com/books-and-journals/book-companion/9780128498859 Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope -- covers case studies about fires around the world Includes beautiful color illustrations, valuable research data, a companion website with additional resources, and a periodically updated world map of coal and peat fires

Title Coal Fires Burning Around the World
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher
Release 2004
Category Coal mines and mining
Total Pages 151
ISBN
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Newnes
Release 2012-12-31
Category Science
Total Pages 584
ISBN 0444594175
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective is a compelling collection of research conducted by scientists and engineers around the world. It presents the scientific and industrial communities as well as the interested lay reader with studies about prehistoric as well as historic coal and peat fires and magnificent illustrations of such fires and related research from countries around the world—a totally new contribution to science. The second of four volumes in the collection, Photographs and Multimedia Tours features stunning photographs from around the world, including Australia, Canada, Northern China, India, Borneo, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Russia, the United States, and more. This essential reference also includes a companion website with a collection of slide presentations and videos about coal and peat fires. Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope—countries from all of the world are represented Beautiful full-color illustrations and online materials including research data banks, an interactive online world map of coal and peat fires, multi-media presentations, and videos bring the contents to life

Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier
Release 2015-08-06
Category Science
Total Pages 174
ISBN 0444595120
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volumes 1–4, presents a fascinating collection of research about prehistoric and historic coal and peat fires. Magnificent illustrations of fires and research findings from countries around the world are featured—a totally new contribution to science. This last of four volumes in the collection, Peat--Geology, Combustion, and Case Studies, examines in detail peat fires chronicled in several countries. In addition, the geology of peat, peat megafires, infrared analysis of fires, and the mathematical modelling of fire hazards are presented. This essential reference includes a companion website with an interactive world map of coal and peat fires, collections of slide presentations, research data, additional chapters, and videos: booksite.elsevier.com/9780444595102. Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope—countries from around the world are represented Includes beautiful color illustrations, lively presentations, important research data, and a companion website of further resources

Title Coal and Peat Fires A Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier Science
Release 2015-09-22
Category Science
Total Pages 174
ISBN 9780444595102
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volumes 1-4, presents a fascinating collection of research about prehistoric and historic coal and peat fires. Magnificent illustrations of fires and research findings from countries around the world are featured-a totally new contribution to science. This last of four volumes in the collection, Peat--Geology, Combustion, and Case Studies, examines in detail peat fires chronicled in several countries. In addition, the geology of peat, peat megafires, infrared analysis of fires, and the mathematical modelling of fire hazards are presented. This essential reference includes a companion website with an interactive world map of coal and peat fires, collections of slide presentations, research data, additional chapters, and videos: booksite.elsevier.com/9780444595102. Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope-countries from around the world are represented Includes beautiful color illustrations, lively presentations, important research data, and a companion website of further resources

Title Coal and Peat Fires a Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher Elsevier Science
Release 2014-11-20
Category Science
Total Pages 816
ISBN 9780444595096
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Book Summary:

Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volumes 1-4, presents a fascinating collection of research about prehistoric and historic coal and peat fires. Magnificent illustrations of fires and research findings from countries around the world are featured-a totally new contribution to science. This third of four volumes in the collection, Coal Fires - Case Studies, examines in detail specific coal fires chronicled in a number of locations around the world including Brazil, the Czech Republic, Germany, Malawi, Poland, Russia, Spain, Tajikistan, the United States, Venezuela, and others. Authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Global in scope-countries from around the world are represented Includes beautiful color illustrations, lively presentations, important research data, and informative videos

Title Coal and Peat Fires a Global Perspective
Author Glenn B. Stracher
Publisher
Release 2018-11
Category Nature
Total Pages 300
ISBN 9780128498859
Language English, Spanish, and French
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Coal and Peat Fires: Volume Five, New Perspectives, a companion to Volumes 1-4 includes the latest research findings on coal and peat fires in the United States, China, Indonesia, Spain, India, and elsewhere. This book focuses on important information on the relationship of combustion to human health and water quality. It contains key information for geoscientists, fire-scientists, environmental engineers, and anyone interested on how coal and peat fires affect humans and entire ecosystems. Provides chapters authored by world-renowned experts in coal and peat fires Covers case studies from fires around the world Includes a companion website with additional resources and a periodically updated world map of coal and peat fires