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The Resource Shipwreck at the bottom of the world : the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance, Jennifer Armstrong

Shipwreck at the bottom of the world : the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance, Jennifer Armstrong

Label
Shipwreck at the bottom of the world : the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance
Title
Shipwreck at the bottom of the world
Title remainder
the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Armstrong
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the events of the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition when, after being trapped in a frozen sea for nine months, their ship, Endurance, was finally crushed, forcing Shackleton and his men to make a very long and perilous journey across ice and stormy seas to reach inhabited land
Member of
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Nonfiction Award, 1999.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
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178878
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
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Armstrong, Jennifer
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G850 1914 .S53
LC item number
A76 1998
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Endurance (Ship)
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Target audience
juvenile
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the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance
Label
Shipwreck at the bottom of the world : the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance, Jennifer Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780517800133
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
97052063 /AC
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38180060
  • CARL0623335982
  • (OCoLC)38180060
Label
Shipwreck at the bottom of the world : the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance, Jennifer Armstrong
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780517800133
Isbn Type
(trade)
Lccn
97052063 /AC
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o38180060
  • CARL0623335982
  • (OCoLC)38180060

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