Mid-Ocean Ridges: Hydrothermal Interactions between the Lithosphere and Oceans. Christopher R. German, Jian Lin, and Lindsay M. Parson, Editors. Pp. 318. American Geophysical Union, Monograph Series 148. 2004. ISBN 0-87590-413-0. Price US$49.00.

This volume of 13 papers focuses on the interaction of magmatic heat, tectonic deformation, and sea-floor hydrothermal circulation, with an emphasis on slow-spreading ridges. As with other AGU monographs in a series dedicated to midocean ridges and submarine hydrothermal vents (e.g., Monograph 91 on Seafloor Hydrothermal Systems, Monograph 106 on Faulting and Magmatism at Mid-Ocean Ridges, and Monograph...

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