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Krakatoa, hand of the gods.

H. E. Raabe

Krakatoa, hand of the gods.

by H. E. Raabe

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Published by Brewer and Warren in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.R11 Kr
The Physical Object
Pagination352 p.
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6749533M
LC Control Number30028401
OCLC/WorldCa6433002

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Directed by Bernard L. Kowalski. With Maximilian Schell, Diane Baker, Brian Keith, Barbara Werle. In , ship captain Hanson plans a shipwreck salvage mission in The Dutch East Indies to retrieve a cargo of pearls but an unexpected volcano eruption and a Simon Winchester’s book, “Krakatoa”, describes colonial history, early telegraphy and workings of geology leading up to the eruption. He then vividly depicts the series of warning eruptions over several months and finally the humongous explosions creating tsunamis killing o ://

About the book - The Haunting Legacy of Krakatoa and Other Natural Disasters: Simon Winchester Responds to the Tsunami. Read on - A Reading Excerpt from A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of Have you read? - More by Simon Winchester *****   The complete review's Review. The subtitle suggests that Krakatoa focusses narrowly on The Day the World Exploded: Aug That is certainly the dramatic highpoint, but Simon Winchester's book takes a much broader look, examining -- it sometimes seems -- absolutely everything that might have anything to do with that great volcanic


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No ownership marks present. Text is clean and free of marks, binding tight and solid, hand of the gods. book lightly rubbed and ://   Krakatoa is perhaps one of the most famous volcanoes that has exploded on earth in all of history, and it has even found itself in a children’s chapter book titled, The Twenty-One Balloons by Krakatoa - the world's most infamous volcano.

The island group of Krakatoa (or Krakatau) lies in the Sunda Strait between Java and Sumatra. Krakatoa is infamous for its violent Plinian eruption inthat destroyed the previous volcanic edifice and enlarged its :// 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.

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Explosions. Shock waves. Tsunamis. The almighty explosion that destroyed the volcano island of Krakatoa was followed by an immense tsunami that killed more than thirty thousand :// Simon Winchester's brilliant chronicle of the destruction of the Indonesian island of Krakatoa in charts the birth of our modern world.

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Grant and Company. Harper Perennial (March 1, ) Paperback ( pages) Simon Winchester tells the frightening tale of the biggest volcanic eruption in history using a blend of gentle geology and narrative :// About this Item: Viking First VG/VG edgewear pp with illustrations and photos 8 5 x 5 5 g, On 27th August the most terrifying volcanic eruption occurred off the western tip of Java, on the island of Krakatoa.

The island was destroyed and almost people were ://   A vivid reconstruction of a volcanic explosion felt around the world—and a tale of curious twists it is.

One of the most entertaining science-explainers at work today, Winchester (The Map That Changed the World,etc.) brings fine credentials to bear on writing the story of Krakatoa: both a former Asia correspondent for the Manchester Guardian and an Oxford-trained geologist, he has an PUBLISHERS WEEKLY An erudite, fascinating account by one of the foremost purveyors of contemporary nonfiction, this book chronicles the underlying causes, utter devastation and lasting effects of the cataclysmic eruption of the volcano island Krakatoa in what is now :// The legendary annihilation in 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 recently been Now he has crafted a vividly written book of [PDF] Krakatoa The Day The World.

Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded was published in and written by British-American author Simon book is a work of historical nonfiction, exploring the eruption of the An enthralling study of the eruption of the volcano Krakatoa in the late nineteenth century places the event in its social, scientific, and historical contextKrakatoa gives us an entirely new perspective on this fascinating and iconic event.

This P.S. edition features an extra 16 pages of insights into the book, including author interviews, recommended reading, and more. show more