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Title The impossible rescue : the true story of an amazing Arctic adventure / Martin W. Sandler.
Author Sandler, Martin W.
Publication Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.
Edition First edition.
Description 163 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Call # 979.803 S
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-157) and index.
Contents Stranded -- An audacious plan -- The long trek begins -- An extraordinary encounter -- Blizzards, reindeer and near disaster -- A desperate request -- A treacherous journey: another agonizing decision -- Bertholf battles the odds -- A remarkable procession: a hazardous crossing -- Dire news of the whalers: adventures with the deer -- Contact -- Jarvis takes charge -- Voyage against time -- Epilogue -- What happened to them.
Subject Overland Relief Expedition (1897-1898)
Whaling ships -- Accidents -- Alaska -- Barrow, Point -- History -- 19th century.
Whaling -- Alaska -- Barrow, Point -- History -- 19th century.
Reindeer -- Alaska -- History -- 19th century.
Rescues -- Alaska -- History -- 19th century.
Barrow, Point (Alaska) -- History -- 19th century.
Bear (Ship)
ISBN 9780763650803 :
0763650803
9780763670931 :
0763670936

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