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He begins in the place where devastation was most immediate—the island of Sumbawa and the surrounding region.
Like all great eruptions, that of Sumbawa gave plenty of signs of its coming.The Wonder Book of Volcanoes and Earthquakes|Edwin J. Houston
At last he declared it to be the island of Sumbawa, and by steering to the west an opening was discovered.The Rival Crusoes|W.H.G. Kingston
The Macassar government, including parts of the islands of Celebes and Sumbawa.Mark Seaworth|William H.G. Kingston
Still more extraordinary—the most remarkable on record—was an eruption in Sumbawa, one of the Molucca Islands, in 1815.The Religion of Geology and Its Connected Sciences|Edward Hitchcock
Still more extraordinary, the most remarkable on record was an eruption in Sumbawa, one of the Molucca islands, in 1815.Ten Thousand Wonderful Things|Edmund Fillingham King