Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World

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A global history of the 1815 Tambora eruption, the climate changes it brought, and their impact on societies, culture, and science. Includes chapters on the experiences of famines in Bengal, Yunnan, and Ireland, and reactions by writers in America and Europe to the exceptional seasons of 1816.

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Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014.

Date

08/21/2017

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Citation

Wood, Gillen D’Arcy, “Tambora: The Eruption That Changed the World,” Legacies of the Enlightenment, accessed May 25, 2024, http://enlightenmentlegacies.org/items/show/107.