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The Resource Reaching the summit : Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure, Alexa Johnston

Reaching the summit : Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure, Alexa Johnston

Label
Reaching the summit : Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure
Title
Reaching the summit
Title remainder
Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure
Statement of responsibility
Alexa Johnston
Title variation
Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure
Title variation remainder
Sir Edmund Hillarys life of adventure
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of Sir Edmund Hillary, a beekeeper from New Zealand and the first person to scale Mount Everest, including details about that fateful climb and other explorations he has led around the globe
Tone
Award
  • New Zealand Post Book Awards for Children and Young Adults, Honour Award for Non Fiction, 2008.
  • Storylines (New Zealand) Notable Book
Biography type
individual biography
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197436
Cataloging source
AZN
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Johnston, Alexa
Dewey number
921
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hillary, Edmund
  • Mountaineering expeditions
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
Target audience
adult
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Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure
Label
Reaching the summit : Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure, Alexa Johnston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First produced by Penguin Group (NZ); first American ed." -- Verso, t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-228) 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
515356
Dimensions
26 x 28 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780756615277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756615277
  • (Sirsi) ADS-9725
Label
Reaching the summit : Sir Edmund Hillary's life of adventure, Alexa Johnston
Publication
Note
"First produced by Penguin Group (NZ); first American ed." -- Verso, t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-228) 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
515356
Dimensions
26 x 28 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780756615277
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756615277
  • (Sirsi) ADS-9725

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