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Author Conference on Past Vulnerabilty and Volcanic Hazards (2013 Aarhus University)

Title Past vulnerability : volcanic eruptions and human vulnerability in traditional societies past and present / edited by Felix Riede ; Laboratory for Past Disaster Science
Published Aarhus, Denmark : Aarhus University Press, [2015]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (279 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, charts
Summary "Breaks new ground by examining the histories of extreme environmental events, from the recent eruptions of Mount Merapi in Central Java to the prehistoric Toba supervolcanic eruption 74,000 years ago on the island of Sumatra. Experts from a broad and unconventional range of disciplines - from anthropology to literature studies and from archaeology to theology - discuss the impacts of volcanic eruptions inhuman history and prehistory."-- Back cover
Notes Cover title has typo: Past vulnerability: vulcanic eruptions
International conference proceedings
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Volcanic eruptions -- History -- Congresses
Volcanic eruptions.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Form Electronic book
Author Reide, Felix
Aarhus universitet.
Laboratory for Past Disaster Science (Århus, Denmark)
ISBN 8771840249
9788771840247
Other Titles Past vulnerability: vulcanic eruptions and human vulnerability in traditional societies past and present
Volcanic eruptions and human vulnerability in traditional societies past and present