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The Resource Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond, David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman

Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond, David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman

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Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond
Title
Survivors
Title remainder
extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond
Statement of responsibility
David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
These real-life stories of extreme survival, include The Man Who Sucked Blood from a Shark, a sailor who survived for 133 days on a raft in the Atlantic when his ship was torpedoed, using shark's blood in place of fresh water. The Girl Who Fell From the Sky, a teenager who fell 2 miles from an aeroplane and trekked through the Amazon jungle to safety. The Woman Who Froze to Death - Yet Lived, a woman who was trapped under freezing water for so long her heart stopped. It combines classic tales such as Ernest Shackleton's Antarctic voyage, as well as more modern exploits such as the adventurer who inspired the movie 127 hours
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
AU@
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1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Long, David
Dewey number
796.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hyndman, Kerry
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  • Wilderness survival
  • Survival
  • Jungle survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Wilderness survival
  • Survival
  • Jungle survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Jungle survival
  • Survival
  • Survival at sea
  • Wilderness survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond, David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn961996469
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
184 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571316014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961996469
  • (Sirsi) a1996172
Label
Survivors : extraordinary tales from the wild and beyond, David Long ; illustrated by Kerry Hyndman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn961996469
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
184 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571316014
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)961996469
  • (Sirsi) a1996172

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