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

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

Label
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
Creator
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
Awards note
  • American Library Association-YA award book.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated book.
  • Booklist Editor's Choice/Adult Books for Young Adults.
Cataloging source
TxDa
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Caroline
Dewey number
  • 919.8/904
  • 919.9804092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
G850 1914 .S53
LC item number
A58 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.6
  • 10
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
American Museum of Natural History
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Endurance (Ship)
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
  • Endurance (Ship.)
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
  • Antarctica
Label
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"In association with the American Museum of Natural History."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heroic age -- South -- The breakup -- Patience camp -- Into the boats -- The voyage of the James Caird -- South Georgia Island -- Elephant Island -- "To my comrades."
Control code
ocm40248681
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 pages
Isbn
9780375404030
Lccn
98087214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)40248681
Label
The Endurance : Shackleton's legendary Antarctic expedition, Caroline Alexander
Publication
Note
"In association with the American Museum of Natural History."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The heroic age -- South -- The breakup -- Patience camp -- Into the boats -- The voyage of the James Caird -- South Georgia Island -- Elephant Island -- "To my comrades."
Control code
ocm40248681
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
211 pages
Isbn
9780375404030
Lccn
98087214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)40248681

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