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The Resource The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William P?ne Du Bois

The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William P?ne Du Bois

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William P?ne Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the incredible adventures of Professor William Waterman Sherman who in 1883 sets off in a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Member of
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1948.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
P?ne du Bois, William
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ7.D8527
LC item number
Tw 1986
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 6.8
  • 5.7
Series statement
Puffin Newbery library
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Balloons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Volcanic eruptions
  • Balloons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William P?ne Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780606050777
Lccn
86042513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm13092893
  • (OCoLC)13092893
  • 2009714
  • 2157963
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William P?ne Du Bois
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780606050777
Lccn
86042513
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm13092893
  • (OCoLC)13092893
  • 2009714
  • 2157963

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