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The Resource The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler

The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler

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The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure
Title
The impossible rescue
Title remainder
the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure
Statement of responsibility
Martin W. Sandler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the 1897 survival tale of hundreds of sailors whose whaling ships were trapped in Arctic ice off the coast of Alaska by unexpected storms, in an account that chronicles the efforts of three rescuers dispatched by President McKinley
Summary
Traces the 1897 survival tale of hundreds of sailors whose whaling ships were trapped in Arctic ice off the coast of Alaska by unexpected storms, in an account that chronicles the efforts of three rescuers dispatched by President McKinley
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
School Library Journal Best Nonfiction Books, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10143482
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
Citation source
  • Bklst 05/15/2012
  • PW 08/20/2012
  • Kirkus 06/15/2012
  • Horn Bk Sep 2012
Dewey number
YA 979.803 SAN
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1270
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F912.B2
LC item number
S26 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1270
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stranded -- An audacious plan -- The long trek begins -- An extraordinary encounter -- Blizzards, reindeer and near disaster -- A desperate request -- A treacherous journey: another agonizing decision -- Bertholf battles the odds -- A remarkable procession: a hazardous crossing -- Dire news of the whalers: adventures with the deer -- Contact -- Jarvis takes charge -- Voyage against time -- Epilogue -- What happened to them
Control code
20602526
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780763650803
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2011018618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(DLC) 2011018618
Label
The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-157) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Stranded -- An audacious plan -- The long trek begins -- An extraordinary encounter -- Blizzards, reindeer and near disaster -- A desperate request -- A treacherous journey: another agonizing decision -- Bertholf battles the odds -- A remarkable procession: a hazardous crossing -- Dire news of the whalers: adventures with the deer -- Contact -- Jarvis takes charge -- Voyage against time -- Epilogue -- What happened to them
Control code
20602526
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780763650803
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2011018618
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(DLC) 2011018618

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