The Resource Climbing Everest : how heroes reached earth's highest peak ..., by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula

Climbing Everest : how heroes reached earth's highest peak ..., by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula

Label
Climbing Everest : how heroes reached earth's highest peak ...
Title
Climbing Everest
Title remainder
how heroes reached earth's highest peak ...
Statement of responsibility
by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the journey made by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norkey to the peak of Mount Everest, the highest location on Earth, highlighting how they used teamwork to make it to the top
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herman, Gail
Dewey number
796.522095496
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 7-10
LC call number
GV199.44.E85
LC item number
H47 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Amatrula, Michele
Series statement
Totally True Adventures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hillary, Edmund
  • Tenzing Norkey
  • Mallory, George
  • Hillary, Edmund
  • Mallory, George
  • Tenzing Norkey
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountaineers
  • Asia
  • Great Britain
  • Nepal
  • New Zealand
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Climbing Everest : how heroes reached earth's highest peak ..., by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Stepping Stone Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The highest challenge -- Mallory, the man -- 1921 expedition: exploring the unknown -- 1922 expedition: avalanche! -- 1924 expedition: Mallory's final climb -- Sherpa Tenzing Norgay -- Tiger of Everest -- Hillary grows up -- The 1953 expedition begins -- Summit team -- In the death zone -- The roof of the world -- To the top -- The story behind the story
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
92 pages
Isbn
9780553509861
Lccn
2014032348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895116909
  • 604504
  • (OCoLC)ocn895116909
  • 604504
Label
Climbing Everest : how heroes reached earth's highest peak ..., by Gail Herman ; illustrated by Michele Amatrula
Publication
Note
"A Stepping Stone Book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The highest challenge -- Mallory, the man -- 1921 expedition: exploring the unknown -- 1922 expedition: avalanche! -- 1924 expedition: Mallory's final climb -- Sherpa Tenzing Norgay -- Tiger of Everest -- Hillary grows up -- The 1953 expedition begins -- Summit team -- In the death zone -- The roof of the world -- To the top -- The story behind the story
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
92 pages
Isbn
9780553509861
Lccn
2014032348
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)895116909
  • 604504
  • (OCoLC)ocn895116909
  • 604504

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