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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded

August 27, 1883

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432 pages

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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883 (P.S.)
July 5, 2005, Harper Perennial
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July 5, 2005, Harper Perennial
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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883
March 30, 2004, Harper Perennial
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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883
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Krakatoa: The Day The World Exploded: August 27, 1883
September 2, 2003, Thorndike Press
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Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded: August 27, 1883
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Krakatoa

The Day the World Exploded

First published in 2003



Krakatoa: The Day the World Exploded

August 27, 1883

This edition published in by HarperCollins


First Sentence

"Though we think first of Java as an eponym for coffee (or, to some today, a computer language), it is in fact the trading of aromatic tropical spices on which the fortunes of the great island's colonizers and Western discoverers were first founded."

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
432
Dimensions
9.3 x 6.3 x 1.2 inches
Weight
1.6 pounds

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL9248058M
Internet Archive
krakatoadaywo00winc
ISBN 10
0066212855
ISBN 13
9780066212852
Library Thing
14564
Goodreads
972389

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