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
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Shipwreck at the bottom of the world
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the extraordinary true story of Shackleton and the Endurance
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Jennifer Armstrong
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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
Title
Shipwreck at the bottom of the world
Creator
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
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Genre
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
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
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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, Jennifer Armstrong
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 129-130) and index
Control code
85895
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
134 p.
Isbn
9780375810497
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(pbk.)
Lccn
97052063
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ill., maps
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