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The Resource The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander

The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander

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The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
Title
The Endurance
Title remainder
Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
Statement of responsibility
Caroline Alexander
Title variation
Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
Title variation remainder
Shackletons legendary Antarctic expedition
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides an account of the Shackleton expedition of 1914, during which explorer Ernest Shackleton and his crew of twenty-seven set out to cross the Antarctic continent on foot, only to have their ship, Endurance, break up eighty-five miles short of their destination, leaving them stranded for close to two years. Includes a photographic record of the adventure
Summary
Caroline Alexander recounts Sir Ernest Shackleton's expedition to cross Antarctica and the harrowing fight to survive for twenty months in freezing Antarctic conditions
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 1999.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 1998.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
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Cataloging source
TxDa
Dewey number
  • 919.8/904
  • 919.9804092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G850 1914 .S53
LC item number
A58 1998
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1180
Literary form
non fiction
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Target audience
adult
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Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition
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The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander
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Publication
Note
"In association with the American Museum of Natural History."
Control code
4315505
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780375404030
Lccn
98087214
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40248681
  • (OCoLC)40248681
Label
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander
Link
Publication
Note
"In association with the American Museum of Natural History."
Control code
4315505
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 p.
Isbn
9780375404030
Lccn
98087214
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40248681
  • (OCoLC)40248681

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