The Resource Alone, Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison

Alone, Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison

Label
Alone
Title
Alone
Statement of responsibility
Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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
919.8904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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, Richard E. Byrd ; decorations by Richard E. Harrison
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. 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
ocm10780422
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
ix, 296 pages
Isbn
9780933280243
Lccn
84010775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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u275003
System control number
  • (OCoLC)10780422
  • (Sirsi) a275003

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