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Shackleton's stowaway, by Victoria McKernan

Label
Shackleton's stowaway
Title
Shackleton's stowaway
Statement of responsibility
by Victoria McKernan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A fictionalized account of the adventures of eighteen-year-old Perce Blackborow, who stowed away for the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition and, after their ship Endurance was crushed by ice, endured many hardships, including the loss of the toes of his left foot to frostbite, during the nearly two-year return journey across sea and ice
Cataloging source
NAB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKernan, Victoria
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M4786767
LC item number
Sh 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blackborow, W. Perce
  • Antarctica
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
  • Endurance (Ship)
  • Survival
  • Stowaways
  • Blackborow, W. Perce
  • Antarctica
  • Shackleton, Ernest Henry
  • Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
  • Endurance (Ship)
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • Stowaways
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shackleton's stowaway, by Victoria McKernan
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shackleton's stowaway -- Map -- Author's note -- Epilogue -- Sources -- Timeline - Members of the expedition -- Further reading
Control code
1375490
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780440419846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1375490
  • (OCoLC)73502204
Label
Shackleton's stowaway, by Victoria McKernan
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Shackleton's stowaway -- Map -- Author's note -- Epilogue -- Sources -- Timeline - Members of the expedition -- Further reading
Control code
1375490
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
317 pages
Isbn
9780440419846
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1375490
  • (OCoLC)73502204

Library Locations

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