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Survivors (Hardback, Main)

By Long, David
Illustrated by Hyndman, Kerry

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Be shocked and amazed by these amazing real-life stories about extreme survival. Including...The Man Who Sucked Blood from a Shark, a sailor who survived for 133 days on a raft in the Atlantic when his ship was torpedoed, using shark's blood in place of fresh water. The Girl Who ...Fell From the Sky, a teenager who fell 2 miles from an aeroplane and trekked through the Amazon jungle to safety. The Woman Who Froze to Death, a woman who was trapped under freezing water for so long her heart stopped. Four hours later, medics managed to warm her blood enough to revive her. With favourites such as The Great Escape and Ernest Shackleton, these astonishing stories will be retold by young readers to all of their friends.
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ISBN 9780571316014
Released NZ 26 Oct 2016
Publisher Faber and Faber
Format Hardback, Main
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ISBN-13 9780571316014
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Faber and Faber
Imprint Faber & Faber
Released 26 Oct 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, Main
Edition Main
Author(s) By Long, David
Illustrated by Hyndman, Kerry
Category Award Winning
True Stories (Of Endurance and Survival)
Trivia & Curious Facts
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Children's and Educational
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 240mm
Height: 310mm
Spine: 18mm
Dewey Code 613.690922
Weight 1,107g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
Library of Congress Adventure and adventurers, Wilderness survival, Survival, Jungle survival, Shipwreck survival
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile