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Surviving Antarctica : Ernest Shackleton / Matt Doeden.

Doeden, Matt author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Moorhead Public Library J 919.89 DOE (Text) 33500013058854 New Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541523494
  • ISBN: 1541523490
  • ISBN: 9781541525627
  • ISBN: 1541525620
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Lerner Publications, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Abandon ship -- Trapped -- From ice to sea -- The journey -- Rescue and return -- Surviving deadly situations -- Source notes -- Glossary -- Further information -- Index and photo acknowledgments .
Target Audience Note: Ages: 8-12.
Grades: 4 to 6.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 May #2
    The series They Survived (6 titles) quickly pulls readers into unfathomable situations overcome by individuals both past and present. A brief introduction will have kids holding their breath as they turn the pages to learn about these amazing individuals and the hardships they endured. In Surviving Antarctica, readers join Ernest Shackleton and his team in their ill-fated attempt to circumnavigate Antarctica, resulting in a dangerous trek across the frozen water. Told in a fast-paced, exciting tone and filled with well-chosen photographs, these titles afford readers a realistic glimpse into the lives of incredible individuals and will inspire them to face their own hardships with resilience and hope. Titles include pages detailing survival gear used, such as a sextant when navigating (Surviving Antarctica) and a hydration pack (Surviving a Canyon), as well as recommendations for surviving deadly situations. Grades 3-6. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 > Juvenile literature.
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922.
Explorers > Great Britain > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Antarctica > Discovery and exploration > British > Juvenile literature.
Discovery and exploration, British.
Explorers.
Antarctica.
Great Britain.
Genre: Biography.
Juvenile works.

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