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The Resource Island of the lost : an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world, Joan Druett

Island of the lost : an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world, Joan Druett

Label
Island of the lost : an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world
Title
Island of the lost
Title remainder
an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world
Statement of responsibility
Joan Druett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The true story of two similar shipwreck tragedies off Auckland Island in 1864 that have drastically different outcomes. Award-winning maritime historian Druett tells a gripping cautionary tale about leadership, endurance, human ingenuity, and the tenuous line between order and chaos
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MIBLS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Druett, Joan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
G525
LC item number
.D78 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musgrave, Thomas
  • Raynal, F.-E
  • Grafton (Schooner)
  • Invercauld (Ship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Auckland Islands (N.Z.)
Target audience
adult
Label
Island of the lost : an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world, Joan Druett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Sturdy Vessel -- Open Sea -- The Islands -- Wrecked -- Shelter -- Prey -- The Cabin -- Democracy -- Routine -- Dire Necessity -- The Jaws of Hell -- Privation -- The Hunt -- Equinox -- Summer -- Raynal's Forge -- Boats -- Escape -- Deliverance -- A Sentiment of Humanity -- Rescue -- Reunion -- Answers -- Aftermath
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781616209704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2019303417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Ownership
*
System control number
1985309
Label
Island of the lost : an extraordinary story of survival at the edge of the world, Joan Druett
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Sturdy Vessel -- Open Sea -- The Islands -- Wrecked -- Shelter -- Prey -- The Cabin -- Democracy -- Routine -- Dire Necessity -- The Jaws of Hell -- Privation -- The Hunt -- Equinox -- Summer -- Raynal's Forge -- Boats -- Escape -- Deliverance -- A Sentiment of Humanity -- Rescue -- Reunion -- Answers -- Aftermath
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
284 pages
Isbn
9781616209704
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2019303417
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Ownership
*
System control number
1985309

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