The Resource Marooned : the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, by Robert Kraske ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker

Marooned : the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, by Robert Kraske ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker

Label
Marooned : the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe
Title
Marooned
Title remainder
the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe
Statement of responsibility
by Robert Kraske ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marooned on a South Pacific island, Alexander Selkirk survived in complete solitude for more than four years. After his rescue in 1709 he became the real-life model for Daniel Defoe's novel Robinson Crusoe
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kraske, Robert
Dewey number
996.1/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
960
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
G530.S42
LC item number
K73 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
6.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parker, Robert Andrew
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Selkirk, Alexander
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Selkirk, Alexander
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Defoe, Daniel
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival
  • Survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marooned : the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, by Robert Kraske ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-118) 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
Selkirk's choice -- Beach to the cave -- Prisoner and master -- Duke and Duchess arrive -- Pacific adventures and the Manila Galleon -- Marooned in London -- Largo and beyond -- Real Robinson Crusoe -- Author's note: Writing Selkirk's story and the island today -- Glossary -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm57193092
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9780618568437
Lccn
2004028769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57193092
  • (Sirsi) a932703
Label
Marooned : the strange but true adventures of Alexander Selkirk, the real Robinson Crusoe, by Robert Kraske ; illustrated by Robert Andrew Parker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-118) 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
Selkirk's choice -- Beach to the cave -- Prisoner and master -- Duke and Duchess arrive -- Pacific adventures and the Manila Galleon -- Marooned in London -- Largo and beyond -- Real Robinson Crusoe -- Author's note: Writing Selkirk's story and the island today -- Glossary -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm57193092
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
120 pages
Isbn
9780618568437
Lccn
2004028769
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57193092
  • (Sirsi) a932703

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