- an active volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: eruption 1815. 9042 feet (2756 meters).
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The Tambora warming of the poles was connected to the sudden flurry in expeditions that you get in the late eighteen-teens.The Volcano That Rewrote History
May 5, 2014
The volcano, named Tambora and located on the island of Java in what is now Indonesia, exploded on April 5, 1816.The Year Without Summer and Climate Change Today
March 2, 2013
- a volcano in Indonesia, on N Sumbawa: violent eruption of 1815 reduced its height from about 4000 m (13 000 ft) to 2850 m (9400 ft)