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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 - Winchester, Simon
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The bestselling author of The Professor and the Madman and The Map That Changed the World examines the enduring and world-changing effects of the catastrophic eruption off the coast of Java of the earth's most dangerous volcano -- Krakatoa. The legendary annihilation in 1883 of the volcano-island of Krakatoa -- the name has since become a byword for a cataclysmic disaster -- was followed by an immense tsunami that killed nearly forty thousand people. Beyond the purely physical horrors of an event that has only very ...

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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 2005, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060838591

Trade paperback

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 2004, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060937362

Perennial edition

Trade paperback

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 2003, Harper, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780066212852

Hardcover

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 2003, HarperAudio, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060530662

Audiobook cassette

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 2003, Thorndike Press, Waterville, ME

ISBN-13: 9780786257294

Large type / large print

Hardcover