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The Resource Marooned in the Arctic : the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe", Peggy Caravantes

Marooned in the Arctic : the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe", Peggy Caravantes

Label
Marooned in the Arctic : the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe"
Title
Marooned in the Arctic
Title remainder
the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe"
Statement of responsibility
Peggy Caravantes
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the story of a young Inuit woman who, in 1921, learned to survive alone on isolated Wrangel Island by trapping foxes, catching seals, and avoiding polar bears, and who became a celebrity after finally being rescued two years later
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Caravantes, Peggy
Dewey number
  • 910.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Women of action
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blackjack, Ada
  • Inuit women
  • Women explorers
  • Arctic regions
  • Wrangel Island (Russia)
  • Blackjack, Ada
  • Inuit women
  • Women explorers
  • Arctic regions
  • Wrangel Island (Russia)
  • Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Adventure & Adventurers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Marooned in the Arctic : the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe", Peggy Caravantes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
BK0016963394
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 194 pages
Isbn
9781613730980
Lccn
2015029636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Marooned in the Arctic : the true story of Ada Blackjack, the "female Robinson Crusoe", Peggy Caravantes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
BK0016963394
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 194 pages
Isbn
9781613730980
Lccn
2015029636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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