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The Resource Tom Crean : unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions, Michael Smith

Tom Crean : unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions, Michael Smith

Label
Tom Crean : unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions
Title
Tom Crean
Title remainder
unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions
Statement of responsibility
Michael Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the story of Tom Crean, who was a member of three expeditions to Antarctica
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.8/904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
G875.C7
LC item number
S548 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Tom Crean : unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions, Michael Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-293) 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
Farmer's lad -- Chance meeting -- Into the unknown -- Home on the ice -- Into the wilderness -- South again -- South in a hurricane -- Hopes and plans -- Last great land journey -- Race for life -- Tragedy foretold -- Fatal choice -- Grim search -- Hero honored -- Ice beckons -- Trapped -- Cast adrift -- Launch the boats! -- Fragile hold on life -- Epic journey -- Crossing South Georgia -- Beyond belief -- Return to Elephant Island -- Life and death -- War, honor, marriage -- Tom the pole -- Memories
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780898868708
Lccn
2001006088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48122767
  • (Sirsi) u722350
  • (OCoLC)48122767
Label
Tom Crean : unsung hero of the Scott and Shackleton Antarctic expeditions, Michael Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-293) 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
Farmer's lad -- Chance meeting -- Into the unknown -- Home on the ice -- Into the wilderness -- South again -- South in a hurricane -- Hopes and plans -- Last great land journey -- Race for life -- Tragedy foretold -- Fatal choice -- Grim search -- Hero honored -- Ice beckons -- Trapped -- Cast adrift -- Launch the boats! -- Fragile hold on life -- Epic journey -- Crossing South Georgia -- Beyond belief -- Return to Elephant Island -- Life and death -- War, honor, marriage -- Tom the pole -- Memories
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780898868708
Lccn
2001006088
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48122767
  • (Sirsi) u722350
  • (OCoLC)48122767

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