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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

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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
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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • NCTE Orbis Pictus Nonfiction Award, 1999.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
Biography type
contains biographical information
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178878
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.8/904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1090
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
G850 1914 .S53
LC item number
A76 1998
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1090
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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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
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130) 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
Control code
18339445
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780517800140
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97052063 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (InII)ocm38180060
  • (Sirsi) i9780517800133
  • u137759
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 (pages 129-130) 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
Control code
18339445
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 pages
Isbn
9780517800140
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97052063 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (InII)ocm38180060
  • (Sirsi) i9780517800133
  • u137759

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