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The Resource Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer

Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer

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Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Title
Into thin air
Title remainder
a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Statement of responsibility
Jon Krakauer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes his spring 1996 trek to Mt. Everest, a disastrous expedition that claimed the lives of eight climbers, and explains why he survived
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1998.
  • Alex Award, 1998.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Nonfiction, 2000.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 1997.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
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155460
Cataloging source
DLC
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Krakauer, Jon
Dewey number
796.522092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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1320
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Krakauer, Jon
  • Mount Everest Expedition
  • Mountaineering accidents
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster
Label
Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293)
Control code
ocm36130642
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 293 p.
Isbn
9780679457527
Lccn
96030031
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-8840
Label
Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster, Jon Krakauer
Publication
Note
Maps on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293)
Control code
ocm36130642
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 293 p.
Isbn
9780679457527
Lccn
96030031
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-8840

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