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The Resource Jack London and the Klondike gold rush, Peter Lourie, with illustrations by Wendell Minor

Jack London and the Klondike gold rush, Peter Lourie, with illustrations by Wendell Minor

Label
Jack London and the Klondike gold rush
Title
Jack London and the Klondike gold rush
Statement of responsibility
Peter Lourie, with illustrations by Wendell Minor
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A middle grade biography of Jack London that sheds light on how he drew upon adventure and life experience to create works of literature"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lourie, Peter
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3523.O46
LC item number
Z6144 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Minor, Wendell
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • London, Jack
  • London, Jack
  • London, Jack
  • Authors, American
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • Authors, American
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Klondike River Valley (Yukon)
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Authors, American
  • Gold mines and mining
  • United States
  • Yukon
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Jack London and the Klondike gold rush, Peter Lourie, with illustrations by Wendell Minor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) 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
Introduction -- The trail begins -- Cheechako -- Oyster pirate and sailor -- Dead horses -- Sheep camp -- Tarwater -- The scales -- Down to Lindeman -- Building and launching the boats -- More lakes -- Miles Canyon and Whitehorse Rapids -- Lake Laberge -- Tributaries spitting ice -- Split-up Island at Stewart River -- The city of gold -- The Bond brothers and their cabin -- Lingering in Dawson -- Big Alec McDonald, king of the Klondike -- The dogs of Dawson -- Henderson Creek -- Cabin living -- Working the mine -- Friendships in the cold -- Scurvy in the creeks -- Ice breakup and leaving the white silence -- Dawson one last time -- Father Judge and his hospital -- Shoving off -- Capturing the Klondike in stories
Control code
ocn940281967
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 192 pages
Isbn
9780805097573
Lccn
2016012053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)940281967
  • (Sirsi) a1972919
Label
Jack London and the Klondike gold rush, Peter Lourie, with illustrations by Wendell Minor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-187) 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
Introduction -- The trail begins -- Cheechako -- Oyster pirate and sailor -- Dead horses -- Sheep camp -- Tarwater -- The scales -- Down to Lindeman -- Building and launching the boats -- More lakes -- Miles Canyon and Whitehorse Rapids -- Lake Laberge -- Tributaries spitting ice -- Split-up Island at Stewart River -- The city of gold -- The Bond brothers and their cabin -- Lingering in Dawson -- Big Alec McDonald, king of the Klondike -- The dogs of Dawson -- Henderson Creek -- Cabin living -- Working the mine -- Friendships in the cold -- Scurvy in the creeks -- Ice breakup and leaving the white silence -- Dawson one last time -- Father Judge and his hospital -- Shoving off -- Capturing the Klondike in stories
Control code
ocn940281967
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 192 pages
Isbn
9780805097573
Lccn
2016012053
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)940281967
  • (Sirsi) a1972919

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