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Fires of the Earth

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This account of the greatest lava flow in historical times, which occurred in Iceland only two hundred years ago, is a unique eye-witness record of a dramatic natural catastrophe which threatened the lives of a small nation in the high north. It was the Reverend Jon Steingrimsson, a living legend in his day for a sermon said to have halted the glowing molten lava as it cas ...more
Hardcover, 95 pages
Published April 10th 1998 by University of Iceland Press
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a) Men will walk miles and miles to throw rocks into burning lava.
b) Primary accounts rock.
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