Title Krakatoa, The Day The World Exploded: August 27, 1883.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition.
Edition First U.S. Edition.
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers, New York: 2003.
0066212855 / 9780066212852
Seller ID 31248X1
Examines the legendary annihilation in 1883 of the volcano-island of Krakatoa, which was followed by an intense tsunami that killed nearly forty thousand people. Includes an Index.
(Key Words: History, Science, Krakatoa, Plate Tectonics, Royal Society, Tsunami, Revolt, Continental Drift, Java, Sumatra, Spice Trade, Simon Winchester, Disasters).