Published 1983 by National Institute of Oceanology, Indonesian Institute of Sciences in Jakarta, Indonesia .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||compiled by Aprilani Soegiarto and Kinarti A. Soegiarto.|
|Contributions||Soegiarto, Kinarti A.|
|LC Classifications||Z6033.E1 S63 1983, QE523.K73 S63 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 69 p. :|
|Number of Pages||69|
|LC Control Number||83942453|
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Krakatoa is a scientific history of the eruption of Krakatoa, a volcano located on a small island between Java and Sumatra in what is now Indonesia and what was then the Dutch East Indies.
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This book is thus an important contribution to the literature on Krakatau—and it ably communicates the author's great enthusiasm for this enigmatic, notorious group of islands—but it also constitutes a study of general ecological value, I hope that it is widely read.
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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.
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Self, Stephen & Rampino, Michael R. "The eruption of Krakatau". The detonation of Krakatoa was the largest recorded explosion on earth, and occurred at a time when the world was in the midst of epoch-making change. As Winchester notes in his published book, Krakatoa was “the first-ever story about a truly enormous natural event that was both about the world and was told Bibliography on Krakatau book the world.
Krakatoa: the day the world exploded: Aug 1st U.S. New York: HarperCollins Publishers. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Winchester, Simon.
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By 5 pm the horizon showed out in the north and north-east, and we saw West Island bearing east and north, just visible. Krakatoa, or Krakatau (Indonesian: Krakatau), is a caldera in the Sunda Strait between the islands of Java and Sumatra in the Indonesian province of caldera is part of a volcanic island group (Krakatoa Archipelago) comprising four islands: two of which, Lang and Verlaten, are remnants of a previous volcanic edifice destroyed in eruptions long before the famous eruption.
This is an overwhelmingly detailed children's book about the disaster in Krakatoa in The historical, cultural and background information provided is interesting, and I appreciate that the story is condensed from a page novel into a page 'picture book,' adapted for children.4/5(17). Simon Winchester’s Krakatoa, the Day the World Exploded details the awesome eruption in of the volcano-island of Krakatoa.
In the prelude to his work, Winchester gives his account of this. Simon Winchester has 60 books on Goodreads with ratings. Simon Winchester’s most popular book is The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, I. His journal Krakatau, which was edited in and by order of the Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies, is his most known work.
It deals with the eruption of the volcanic island Krakatoa in and brought volcanology into scientific prominence. Just two years before, Verbeek had done research in.
Krakatau: The Destruction and Reassembly of an Island Ecosystem is a comprehensive account of the reassembly of a tropical forest ecosystem over the past century.
Ian Thornton tackles the many questions and controversies surrounding the eruption and its aftermath. Krakatoa lies along the convergence of the Indian-Australian and Eurasian tectonic plates, a zone of high volcanic and seismic activity.
Sometime within the past million years, the volcano built a cone-shaped mountain composed of flows of volcanic rock alternating with layers of cinder and ash. From its base, 1, feet ( metres) below sea level, the cone projected about 6, feet (1, Simon Winchester, OBE (born 28 September ) is a British-American author and journalist.
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The eruption of Krakatoa (Indonesian: Letusan Krakatau ) in the Sunda Strait began on the afternoon of Sunday, 26 August —with origins as early as that May—and peaked on the late morning of Monday, 27 Augustwhen over 70% of the island of Krakatoa and its surrounding archipelago were destroyed as it collapsed into a caldera.
The eruption was one of the deadliest and. Bibliography, index. Includes several black and white illustrations, plus a few color plates.
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It has almost every important analysis up to the date of publishing in - years later. The sections are: 1. Intro pp 1 - 53 2. Narrative Description: Eyewitness Accounts pp 57 - 3.
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Krakatau is an island volcano along the Indonesian arc, between the much larger islands of Sumatra and Java (each of which has many volcanoes also along the arc).
There is a very fine book about the Krakatau eruption by Tom Simkin and Richard Fiske (Simkin, T., and Fiske, R.S., Krakatau The volcanic eruption and.
Simon Winchester is the acclaimed author of many books, including The Professor and the Madman, The Men Who United the States, The Map That Changed the World, The Man Who Loved China, A Crack in the Edge of the World, and Krakatoa, all of which were New York Times bestsellers and appeared on numerous best and notable lists.
InWinchester was made an officer of the Order of the British. Paperback. Condition: New. Large Print. Language: English. Brand new Book. *Includes pictures *Includes accounts of the eruption *Includes a bibliography for further reading "InKrakatoa suddenly sprang into notoriety.Volcano Bibliography | John Seach.
Below is a selection of useful volcano books and journals. Active Volcanoes of Kamchatka, Volume I and Volume 2. Fedotov, S.A. & Masurenkov, Yu P. USSR Academy of Sciences/ Nauka Publishers, Moscow. Bulletin of Volcanology.The eruption of Krakatoa in the Dutch East Indies (now Indonesia) began in the afternoon of Aug (with origins as early as May of that year), and culminated with several destructive eruptions of the remaining Aug two-thirds of Krakatoa collapsed in a chain of titanic explosions, destroying most of the island and its surrounding archipelago.