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The Resource Lost in the Amazon : a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest, Tod Olson

Lost in the Amazon : a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest, Tod Olson

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Lost in the Amazon : a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest
Title
Lost in the Amazon
Title remainder
a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest
Statement of responsibility
Tod Olson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Peru, Christmas Eve, 1970. It was supposed to be a routine flight, carrying 86 passengers across the Andes Mountains and home for the holiday. But high above the Amazon rainforest, a roiling storm engulfs the plane. Lightning strikes. A deafening whoosh sweeps through the cabin. And suddenly, 17-year-old Juliane Koepcke is alone. The plane has vanished. She is strapped to her seat and plunging 3,500 feet to the forest floor. On Christmas Day, she wakes. She is injured, covered in mud, but strangely--miraculously--alive. And now, in a remote corner of the largest rainforest on Earth, the real battle for survival begins"--
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Summary
"Peru, Christmas Eve, 1970. It was supposed to be a routine flight, carrying 86 passengers across the Andes Mountains and home for the holiday. But high above the Amazon rainforest, a roiling storm engulfs the plane. Lightning strikes. A deafening whooshsweeps through the cabin. And suddenly, 17-year-old Juliane Koepcke is alone. The plane has vanished. She is strapped to her seat and plunging 3,500 feet to the forest floor. On Christmas Day, she wakes. She is injured, covered in mud, but strangely--miraculously--alive. And now, in a remote corner of the largest rainforest on Earth, the real battle for survival begins"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10616555
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DLC
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Olson, Tod
Dewey number
  • 363.124092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8-12
LC call number
TL553.9
LC item number
.O47 2018
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950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Lost
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  • Koepcke, Juliane
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Aircraft accidents
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest
Label
Lost in the Amazon : a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest, Tod Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-162)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780545928274
Lccn
2017032548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)994414260
Label
Lost in the Amazon : a battle for survival in the heart of the rainforest, Tod Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-162)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
162 pages
Isbn
9780545928274
Lccn
2017032548
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)994414260

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