Haroun Tazieff

Haroun Tazieff

Haroun Tazieff was a French volcanologist and geologist. He was a famous cinematographer of volcanic eruptions and lava flows, and the author of several books about volcanoes. Born in Warsaw, Russian Empire, his father was a Tatar doctor, and his mother a Jewish chemist and doctor in political sciences. He lived in Brussels, Belgium, starting in 1917. He received a degree in agronomy in Gembloux in 1938, and another degree in geology at University of Liè...

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