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The Resource The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler

The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler

Label
The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure
Title
The impossible rescue
Title remainder
the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure
Statement of responsibility
Martin W. Sandler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the 1897 survival tale of hundreds of sailors whose whaling ships were trapped in Arctic ice off the coast of Alaska by unexpected storms, in an account that chronicles the efforts of three rescuers dispatched by President McKinley
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sandler, Martin W
Dewey number
979.803
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
10 and up
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bear (Ship)
  • Overland Relief Expedition
  • Whaling ships
  • Whaling
  • Reindeer
  • Rescues
  • Barrow, Point (Alaska)
  • Bear (Ship)
  • Overland Relief Expedition
  • Whaling ships
  • Whaling
  • Reindeer
  • Rescue work
  • Barrow, Point (Alaska)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-157) 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
Stranded -- An audacious plan -- The long trek begins -- An extraordinary encounter -- Blizzards, reindeer and near disaster -- A desperate request -- Another agonizing decision -- Bertholf battles the odds -- A hazardous crossing -- Dire news of the whalers -- Contact -- Jarvis takes charge -- Voyage against time -- Epilogue -- What happened to them
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780763670931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
BK0013968112
Label
The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure, Martin W. Sandler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-157) 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
Stranded -- An audacious plan -- The long trek begins -- An extraordinary encounter -- Blizzards, reindeer and near disaster -- A desperate request -- Another agonizing decision -- Bertholf battles the odds -- A hazardous crossing -- Dire news of the whalers -- Contact -- Jarvis takes charge -- Voyage against time -- Epilogue -- What happened to them
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
163 pages
Isbn
9780763670931
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
BK0013968112

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