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Author McKernan, Victoria.

Title Shackleton's stowaway / by Victoria McKernan.

Imprint New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Fiction  HI F McKernan    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 317 p. ; 22 cm.
Indexed In: Booklist, 2/15/2005
Library Media Connection, 2/2005
School Library Journal, 2/2005
Voice of Youth Advocate, 4/2005
Summary A fictionalized account of the adventures of eighteen-year-old Perce Blackborow, who stowed away for the 1914 Shackleton Antarctic expedition and, after their ship Endurance was crushed by ice, endured many hardships, including the loss of the toes of his left foot to frostbite, during the nearly two-year return journey across sea and ice.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS RL 4.8 12.0 86105
Subject Blackborow, W. Perce, 1894-1949 -- Fiction.
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir, 1874-1922 -- Fiction.
Endurance (Ship) -- Fiction.
Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1914-1917) -- Fiction.
Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Fiction.
Stowaways -- Fiction.
Adventure fiction.
Antarctica -- Exploration -- Fiction.
ISBN 0375826912

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