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Alone : the classic polar adventure, Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison ; with a new afterword by David G. Campbell

Label
Alone : the classic polar adventure
Title
Alone
Title remainder
the classic polar adventure
Statement of responsibility
Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison ; with a new afterword by David G. Campbell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Title
Alone
Creator
Summary
In 1933, Admiral Richard E. Byrd spent six months alone at the South Pole. Totally isolated, he began suffering symptoms of mental and physical illness. By the time he discovered that carbon monoxide from a defective stovepipe was poisoning him, he was engaged in a struggle to save his life and preserve his sanity
Subject
Genre
Award
National Outdoor Book Award for Outdoor Classics, 2003.
Biography type
autobiography
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155696
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
919.8/904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
G585.B8
LC item number
A3 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
A Kodansha globe book
Target audience
adult
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the classic polar adventure
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the classic polar adventure
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by Richard E. Byrd
Label
Alone : the classic polar adventure, Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison ; with a new afterword by David G. Campbell
Publication
Note
  • "A facsimile edition based on the 1938 publication."
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1938
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  • HOU-CEN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32783031
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
vii, 309 pages
Isbn
9781568360683
Lccn
95079601
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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u749875
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32783031
  • (Sirsi) a749875

Library Locations

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