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The Impossible Rescue: The True Story of an Amazing Arctic Adventure


Book Description
Whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska's coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative in 1897. In that particular year, winter came early, bringing with it storms and ice packs that caught eight American whale ships and about three hundred sailors off guard. The ships were imprisoned in ice with no hope of escape. With limited provisions on board the ships that hadn't been crushed by the ice, there... More
Book Information
PublisherCandlewick Press
BindingAudio CD (7 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-101455851973
ISBN-13978-1455851973
Publication Date09/11/2012
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About Martin W. Sandler (Author) : Martin W. Sandler is a published author, compiler, illustrator, and a photographer of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Martin W. Sandler include Lincoln Through... more
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About Malcolm Hillgartner (Reader) : Malcolm Hillgartner is a published editor and a narrator. Published credits of Malcolm Hillgartner include Atmospheric Disturbances [With Headphones].
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