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The Resource N-4 down : the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia, Mark Piesing

N-4 down : the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia, Mark Piesing

Label
N-4 down : the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia
Title
N-4 down
Title remainder
the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia
Statement of responsibility
Mark Piesing
Title variation
N-Four down
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The riveting true story of the largest polar rescue mission in history: the desperate race to find the survivors of the glamorous Arctic airship Italia, which crashed near the North Pole in 1928"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Piesing, Mark,
Dewey number
919.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
G700 1928
LC item number
.P54 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nobile, Umberto
  • Amundsen, Roald
  • Italia (Airship)
  • Explorers
  • Airships
  • Search and rescue operations
  • Survival at sea
  • Fascism
  • Arctic regions
Label
N-4 down : the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia, Mark Piesing
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-410) 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
Introduction: Once upon a time in the North -- Prologue: The Arctic Ocean, May 25, 1928 -- "You are supposed to be dead" -- "There is no room for Prima Donnas in the Italian Air Force" -- "Do you know where Amundsen is?" -- "She would be there to inform on us" -- "The most sensational sporting event in human history" -- "Let him go, for he cannot possibly come back to bother us anymore" -- "We are quite aware that our venture is difficult and dangerous . . . but it is this very difficulty and danger which attracts us" -- "God Save Us!" -- "We will die when God has decided" -- "Do you as you like, but I am going looking for Nobile" -- "Woman joins search for Amundsen" -- "Don't let him eat me!" -- "Down with Nobile! Death to Nobile!" -- "This is real exploring despite the luxury" -- Epilogue: The Kremlin, Moscow, 1933
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvi, 428 pages
Isbn
9780062851529
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2021023679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2021023679
Label
N-4 down : the hunt for the Arctic airship Italia, Mark Piesing
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-410) 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
Introduction: Once upon a time in the North -- Prologue: The Arctic Ocean, May 25, 1928 -- "You are supposed to be dead" -- "There is no room for Prima Donnas in the Italian Air Force" -- "Do you know where Amundsen is?" -- "She would be there to inform on us" -- "The most sensational sporting event in human history" -- "Let him go, for he cannot possibly come back to bother us anymore" -- "We are quite aware that our venture is difficult and dangerous . . . but it is this very difficulty and danger which attracts us" -- "God Save Us!" -- "We will die when God has decided" -- "Do you as you like, but I am going looking for Nobile" -- "Woman joins search for Amundsen" -- "Don't let him eat me!" -- "Down with Nobile! Death to Nobile!" -- "This is real exploring despite the luxury" -- Epilogue: The Kremlin, Moscow, 1933
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xvi, 428 pages
Isbn
9780062851529
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2021023679
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2021023679

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