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The Resource Death in the Donner party : a cause-and-effect investigation, by Emily Rose Oachs

Death in the Donner party : a cause-and-effect investigation, by Emily Rose Oachs

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Death in the Donner party : a cause-and-effect investigation
Title
Death in the Donner party
Title remainder
a cause-and-effect investigation
Statement of responsibility
by Emily Rose Oachs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1846, the eighty-seven members of the Donner Party left Illinois to begin a new life in California. Many pioneers made this journey, but the Donner Party faced delays and terrible misfortune. Trapped with few supplies in the snowy Sierra Nevada for the winter, what would the travelers do to survive? To understand the impact of a disaster, you must understand its causes. How did taking an untested shortcut affect the Donner Party's progress? How did multiple delays contribute to poor travel conditions? Investigate the disaster from a cause-and-effect perspective and find out! --Amazon
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Summary
In 1846, the eighty-seven members of the Donner Party left Illinois to begin a new life in California. Trapped with few supplies in the snowy Sierra Nevada for the winter, what would the travelers do to survive? To understand the impact of a disaster, you must understand its causes. How did taking an untested shortcut affect the Donner Party's progress? How did multiple delays contribute to poor travel conditions? Investigate the disaster from a cause-and-effect perspective and find out! --Amazon
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10533001
Cataloging source
DLC
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Oachs, Emily Rose
Dewey number
978/.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 9-12
  • Grade 4 to 6
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750
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Cause + effect disasters
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  • Donner Party
  • Pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
  • Donner Party
  • Pioneers
  • Pioneers
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)
  • Donner Party
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Overland journeys to the Pacific
  • Pioneers
  • California
  • United States
  • United States, West
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a cause-and-effect investigation
Label
Death in the Donner party : a cause-and-effect investigation, by Emily Rose Oachs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 38-39) 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
Contents
A shortcut West -- The pass closes -- Snowbound -- The Donner legacy
Control code
ocn938387530
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781512411157
Lccn
2016008861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)938387530
Label
Death in the Donner party : a cause-and-effect investigation, by Emily Rose Oachs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 38-39) 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
Contents
A shortcut West -- The pass closes -- Snowbound -- The Donner legacy
Control code
ocn938387530
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
40 pages
Isbn
9781512411157
Lccn
2016008861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)938387530

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