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The Resource Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines

Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines

Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival
Title
Adrift at sea
Title remainder
a Vietnamese boy's story of survival
Statement of responsibility
by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tuan and his family survive bullets, a broken motor, and a leaking boat in the long days they spend at sea after fleeing Vietnam. A true story as told to the author by Tuan Ho. Includes family photographs and a historical note about the Vietnamese refugee crisis."--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skrypuch, Marsha Forchuk,
Dewey number
j305.9/0691409597
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 540L
  • Decoding demand: 63 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 84 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 69 (high)
  • Structure demand: 89 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
LC call number
DS559.914.H6
LC item number
S579 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Deines, Brian,
  • Ho, Tuan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ho, Tuan
  • Boat people
  • Refugee children
  • Refugee children
  • Political refugees
  • Political refugees
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a first edition"--Title page verso
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
25 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781772780055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • ocn943594880
  • (OCoLC)943594880
  • 2417934
Label
Adrift at sea : a Vietnamese boy's story of survival, by Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch with Tuan Ho ; art by Brian Deines
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a first edition"--Title page verso
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
25 x 29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781772780055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits (chiefly colour)
System control number
  • ocn943594880
  • (OCoLC)943594880
  • 2417934

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