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The eruption of Krakatoa

Author: Rupert Matthews; Tony Smith; Peter Bull
Publisher: New York : Bookwright Press, 1989.
Series: Great disasters.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes the eruption of the volcanic mountain of Krakatoa, west of the island of Java in 1883. Discusses the cultural history and daily life of the island's peoples, the buildup of the volcano, and life on the island today.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rupert Matthews; Tony Smith; Peter Bull
ISBN: 0531182398 9780531182390
OCLC Number: 17650332
Description: 32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Great disasters.
Responsibility: Rupert Matthews ; illustrated by Tony Smith and Peter Bull.

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Describes the eruption of the volcanic mountain of Krakatoa, west of the island of Java in 1883. Discusses the cultural history and daily life of the island's peoples, the buildup of the volcano, and life on the island today.

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