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The Resource Race to the bottom of the Earth : surviving Antarctica, Rebecca E. F. Barone

Race to the bottom of the Earth : surviving Antarctica, Rebecca E. F. Barone

Label
Race to the bottom of the Earth : surviving Antarctica
Title
Race to the bottom of the Earth
Title remainder
surviving Antarctica
Statement of responsibility
Rebecca E. F. Barone
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1910, Captain Robert Scott prepared his crew for a trip that no one had ever completed: a journey to the South Pole. He vowed to get there any way he could, even if it meant looking death in the eye. Then, not long before he set out, the telegram arrived: "Proceeding to Antarctic - Roald Amundsen." What was to be an expedition had become a race. One hundred and eight years later, Captain Louis Rudd readied himself for a similarly grueling task: the first solo crossing of treacherous Antarctica. Then came the Instagram message: "On Nov. 1, I depart for the ice - Colin O'Brady." What was to be a journey had become a race. For fans of Michael Tougias' The Finest Hours, this gripping tale of two history-making moments is perfect for budding scientists, survivalists, and thrill seekers"--
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
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10939577
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
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Barone, Rebecca
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G874
LC item number
.B376 2021
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Scott, Robert Falcon
  • Amundsen, Roald
  • Rudd, Lou
  • O'Brady, Colin
  • Explorers
  • Antarctica
  • South Pole
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
surviving Antarctica
Label
Race to the bottom of the Earth : surviving Antarctica, Rebecca E. F. Barone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) 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
The race, Amundsen/Scott : 1903-1910 -- The race, O'Brady/Rudd : 2007-2018 -- The beginning, Amundsen/Scott : 1890-1909 -- The beginning, O'Brady/Rudd : Spring-Fall, 2018 -- The set-up, Amundsen/Scott : December 1, 1910-April, 1911 -- The set-up, O'Brady/Rudd : October, 2018 -- The journey, Amundsen/Scott : May, 1911-December, 1911 -- The journey, O'Brady/Rudd : November 3, 2018-November 18, 2018 -- The pole, Amundsen/Scott : November, 1911-February, 1912 -- The pole, O'Brady/Rudd : November 19, 2018-December 14, 2018 -- The return, Amundsen/Scott : January, 1912-March, 1912 -- The return, O'Brady/Rudd : December 13, 2018-December 28, 2018 -- Epilogue : the reaction, Amundsen/Scott : January, 1912-1928 -- Epilogue : the reaction, O'Brady/Rudd : December 28, 2018-November, 2019
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781250257802
Lccn
2020021758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Race to the bottom of the Earth : surviving Antarctica, Rebecca E. F. Barone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-238) 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
The race, Amundsen/Scott : 1903-1910 -- The race, O'Brady/Rudd : 2007-2018 -- The beginning, Amundsen/Scott : 1890-1909 -- The beginning, O'Brady/Rudd : Spring-Fall, 2018 -- The set-up, Amundsen/Scott : December 1, 1910-April, 1911 -- The set-up, O'Brady/Rudd : October, 2018 -- The journey, Amundsen/Scott : May, 1911-December, 1911 -- The journey, O'Brady/Rudd : November 3, 2018-November 18, 2018 -- The pole, Amundsen/Scott : November, 1911-February, 1912 -- The pole, O'Brady/Rudd : November 19, 2018-December 14, 2018 -- The return, Amundsen/Scott : January, 1912-March, 1912 -- The return, O'Brady/Rudd : December 13, 2018-December 28, 2018 -- Epilogue : the reaction, Amundsen/Scott : January, 1912-1928 -- Epilogue : the reaction, O'Brady/Rudd : December 28, 2018-November, 2019
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
262 pages
Isbn
9781250257802
Lccn
2020021758
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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