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Fire in the Sea: The Santorini Volcano: Natural History and the Legend of Atlantis

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By: Walter L Friedrich and Alexander R McBirney

258 pages, 163 col plates, 3 tabs

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | May 2000 | #100808 | ISBN: 0521652901
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Blends the thrill of scientific discovery with a popular presentation of the geology, archaeology, history, peoples and environmental setting of Santorini, scene of one of the most cataclysmic explosions witnessed by man.
`...Santorini exploded in 1600 BC producing one of the largest explosions ever witnessed by humans. The story of why it blew - and the consequences - is superbly detailed and illustrated in Friedrich's book.' Douglas Palmer, Focus Magazine


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