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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded August 27, 1883


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ISBN 10: 0066212855 / ISBN 13: 9780066212852
Verlag: HarperCollins Publishers, New York, 2003
Zustand: Near Fine Hardcover
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A book club edition of Simon Winchester's highly readable account of the massive volcanic explosions of Krakatoa in Indonesia in 1883, described by Wikipedia as ". . .among the most violent volcanic events in recorded history". The resulting tsunami killed nearly 40,000 people. The volume includes a number of eye-pleasing black & white illustrations and maps. Signed by Mr. Winchester on title page in bold black marker. --- In black paper-covered boards. Jacket with detail from map to back panel. --- A clean, bright, newish copy but with slight scuffing to lower cover edge. Bright jacket is undamaged; protected in clear removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xvi, 416 pages; Signed by Author. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 50244

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Titel: Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded August ...

Verlag: HarperCollins Publishers, New York

Erscheinungsdatum: 2003

Einband: Hard Cover

Zustand: Near Fine

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine

Signiert: Signed by Author(s)

Auflage: BCE.

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Considers the global impact of the 1883 eruption of the Krakatoa volcano, documenting its cause of an immense tsunami that killed some 40,000 people, its impact on the weather for several years, and its role in anti-Western Islamic fundamentalism. 200,000 first printing. $200,000 ad/promo.

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