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Author Sides, Hampton.

Title In the kingdom of ice [text (large print)] : the grand and terrible polar voyage of the U.S.S. Jeannette / Hampton Sides.

Publication Info. [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Large Print - CHVY-13  LT 910.452 SID    AVAILABLE
 Julia Hull DL Adult Large Print - JHLY-14  LP 910.452 SID    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  LP 910.452 SID    AVAILABLE
 Three Rivers PL - Channahon Adult Non Fiction - TRBB-2  LP 910.452 SID    AVAILABLE
Description 761 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [739]-758).
Summary A dramatic account of the ill-fated 19th-century naval expedition to the North Pole cites the contributions of German cartographer August Peterman, New York Herald owner James Gordon Bennett and famed naval officer George Washington De Long in the team's efforts to survive brutal environmental conditions.
Subject Peterman, August.
Bennett, James Gordon, 1841-1918.
De Long, George W. (George Washington), 1844-1881.
Jeannette (Ship) -- History.
Shipwrecks -- Arctic Ocean -- History -- 19th century.
Shipwreck survival -- Arctic Ocean -- History -- 19th century.
Shipwreck survival -- Russia (Federation) -- Siberia -- History -- 19th century.
Genre/Form Large type books.
ISBN 9780804194600 paperback
0804194602 paperback

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