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The Resource Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines

Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines

Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival
Title
Adrift at sea
Title remainder
a Vietnamese boy's story of survival
Statement of responsibility
by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
Title variation
Adrift at sea
Title variation remainder
a Vietnamese boys story of survival
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tuan and his family survive bullets, a broken motor, and a leaking boat in the long days they spend at sea after fleeing Vietnam. A true story as told to the author by Tuan Ho. Includes family photographs and a historical note about the Vietnamese refugee crisis."--
Summary
Tuan Ho recounts the story of his escape from Vietnam by boat in 1981, and the perils he, his mother, two sisters, and the others on the overloaded fishing boat faced until being rescued at sea.
Illustration
Award
Golden Oak Award (Ontario), 2018.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10543976
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk
Dewey number
j971/.004959220092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
540
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ho, Tuan
  • Deines, Brian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ho, Tuan
  • Boat people
  • Political refugees
  • Political refugees
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a Vietnamese boy's story of survival
Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
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Publication
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn943594880
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781772780055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943594880
Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
Publication
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
ocn943594880
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9781772780055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)943594880

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