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The Krakatau eruption, Peter Benoit

Label
The Krakatau eruption
Title
The Krakatau eruption
Statement of responsibility
Peter Benoit
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the destructive eruption of the Krakatau volcanic island in 1883, detailing the events leading up to the eruption, the devastation it caused, and how the eruption changed the Krakatau environment
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
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Benoit, Peter
Dewey number
551.2109598/18
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE523.K73
LC item number
B46 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A true book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
  • Volcanoes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Krakatau eruption, Peter Benoit
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An amazing explosion : what makes Krakatau a famous volcanic island? -- Events leading up to August 1883 : what was the period just before the big blast like? -- A day of destruction : what exactly happened on August 27, 1883? -- The big truth : experiencing a volcano's fury : what was it like to live through the destruction of Krakatau? -- Other effects of the eruptions : how did the eruptions on Krakatau change climate and geography? -- Keeping an eye on Krakatau : what do scientists think about the 1883 eruptions and future dangers? -- True statistics -- Important words
Control code
1310488
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780531290279
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2010045930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1310488
  • (OCoLC)677975451
Label
The Krakatau eruption, Peter Benoit
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 44) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An amazing explosion : what makes Krakatau a famous volcanic island? -- Events leading up to August 1883 : what was the period just before the big blast like? -- A day of destruction : what exactly happened on August 27, 1883? -- The big truth : experiencing a volcano's fury : what was it like to live through the destruction of Krakatau? -- Other effects of the eruptions : how did the eruptions on Krakatau change climate and geography? -- Keeping an eye on Krakatau : what do scientists think about the 1883 eruptions and future dangers? -- True statistics -- Important words
Control code
1310488
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780531290279
Isbn Type
(softcover)
Lccn
2010045930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1310488
  • (OCoLC)677975451

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