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Castaway: Disappointment Island, 1907
 

Castaway: Disappointment Island, 1907 (Paperback)

By O'Brien, Bill

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Samuel, the keeper of this diary, is 13 when he signs on as a cabin boy aboard a vessel bound for Sydney. The barque Dundonald founders and sinks off Disappointment Island (part of the Auckland Islands group) in the ocean south of New Zealand on 6 March 1907. Fifteen survivors en...dure a harsh winter on this remote island until their rescue in late November that year. Samuel Clark is a fictional character, however the other survivors are all based on the real people. Previously published as Castaway : The Diary of Samuel Abraham Clark (My Story series).
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ISBN 9781869439910
Published NZ 22 Jul 2010
Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
Format Paperback
Series My New Zealand Story
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ISBN-13 9781869439910
Stock Available
Status Showing available at publisher; usually ships 7-14 working days
Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
Imprint Scholastic New Zealand
Published 22 Jul 2010
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By O'Brien, Bill
Series My New Zealand Story
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Historical Fiction
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Dewey Code 823.3
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 9-12 years
Reading Age 9-12 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult

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