On May 18, 1980, the north face of Mount St. Helens fell away. The hot gasses released from the pressure of the mountain itself, combined with melted snow resulting in a torrent of mud and ash descending on the terrain below. Devastation hit in seconds. The landscape changed "forever."
Mount St. Helens: The Story Behind the Scenery
, is a comprehensive interpretive book documenting the eruption, replete with stunning and beautiful photographs of the actual eruption and of the process by which nature heals itself following such a devastating event.
Features: Paperback. 2011. 48 pp. Many color photos. 9 x 12 in.