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The Resource The day the world exploded : the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa, Simon Winchester ; adaptation by Dwight Jon Zimmerman

The day the world exploded : the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa, Simon Winchester ; adaptation by Dwight Jon Zimmerman

Label
The day the world exploded : the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa
Title
The day the world exploded
Title remainder
the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa
Statement of responsibility
Simon Winchester ; adaptation by Dwight Jon Zimmerman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the story of the volcanic eruptions that took place on the island of Krakatoa in 1883, killing thousands of people, destroying the island, and effecting the entire world through the expulsion of smoke and ash in the air
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Zimmerman, Dwight Jon
Dewey number
551.2109598
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Winchester, Simon
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
  • Volcanoes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The day the world exploded : the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa, Simon Winchester ; adaptation by Dwight Jon Zimmerman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A highly illustrated adaptation of ... Krakatoa"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 95) 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
Control code
ocn179806126
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780061239823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 963207
  • (Sirsi) o179806126
  • (OCoLC)179806126
Label
The day the world exploded : the earthshaking catastrophe at Krakatoa, Simon Winchester ; adaptation by Dwight Jon Zimmerman
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A highly illustrated adaptation of ... Krakatoa"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 95) 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
Control code
ocn179806126
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
96 pages
Isbn
9780061239823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
  • 963207
  • (Sirsi) o179806126
  • (OCoLC)179806126

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