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The Resource Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883, Simon Winchester

Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883, Simon Winchester

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Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883
Title
Krakatoa
Title remainder
the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester
Title variation
Day the world exploded, August 27, 1883
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Considers the global impact of the 1883 eruption of the Krakatoa volcano, documenting how it caused an immense tsunami that killed 40,000 people, its impact on the weather for several years, and its role in anti-Western Islamic fundamentalism
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Dewey number
551.2109598
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE523.K73
LC item number
W56 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Target audience
adult
Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883, Simon Winchester
Label
Krakatoa : the day the world exploded, August 27, 1883, Simon Winchester
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain in 2003 by Viking"--title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BK0006258689
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Dimensions
21 cm
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Edition
First Harper Perennial edition.
Extent
xx, 416, 16 pages
Isbn
9780060838591
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010016843
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1002447
  • (OCoLC)61770835
  • (CaAE) a1002447

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