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Author McKernan, Victoria.

Title Shackleton's stowaway / by Victoria McKernan.

Publication Info. New York : Laurel-Leaf Books, [2006]


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Description 317 pages : maps ; 18 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Shackleton's stowaway -- Map -- Author's note -- Epilogue -- Sources -- Timeline - Members of the expedition -- Further reading.
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.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.8 12.0 86105.
Subject Blackborow, W. Perce, 1894-1949 -- Juvenile fiction.
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Juvenile fiction.
Endurance (Ship) -- Juvenile fiction.
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Shipwreck survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Survival at sea -- Juvenile fiction.
Airplane crash survival -- Juvenile fiction.
Stowaways -- Juvenile fiction.
Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form Adventure stories.
ISBN 0440419840
Standard No. 9780440419846

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