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The Resource The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea, Sebastain Junger

The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea, Sebastain Junger

Label
The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea
Title
The perfect storm
Title remainder
a true story of men against the sea
Statement of responsibility
Sebastain Junger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The incredible true account of the most extraordinary storm of the 20th century, this is the story of a tempest born from so rare a combination of factors it was deemed "perfect" and of the doomed fishing boat with her crew of six that was helpless in the midst of a force beyond comprehension
Summary
Presents a vivid account of a history-making storm that hit the New England coast in October 1991 and the lives it changed, weaving together the history of the fishing industry, the science of storms, and personal accounts
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1998.
  • Alex Award, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1997.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
155458
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
974.45
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1140
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of men against the sea
Label
The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea, Sebastain Junger
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
Georges Bank, 1896 -- Gloucester, Mass., 1991 -- God's country -- The Flemish cap -- The barrel of the gun -- Graveyard of the Atlantic -- The zero-moment point -- The world of the living -- Into the abyss -- The dreams of the dead
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 233 pages
Isbn
9780393040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
BRO-adap20091005-029
System control number
  • ocn286487933
  • (OCoLC)286487933
  • 207796
Label
The perfect storm : a true story of men against the sea, Sebastain Junger
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
Georges Bank, 1896 -- Gloucester, Mass., 1991 -- God's country -- The Flemish cap -- The barrel of the gun -- Graveyard of the Atlantic -- The zero-moment point -- The world of the living -- Into the abyss -- The dreams of the dead
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 233 pages
Isbn
9780393040166
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Stock number
BRO-adap20091005-029
System control number
  • ocn286487933
  • (OCoLC)286487933
  • 207796

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