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The Resource Race to the frozen north : the Matthew Henson story, Catherine Johnson ; with illustrations by Katy Hickey

Race to the frozen north : the Matthew Henson story, Catherine Johnson ; with illustrations by Katy Hickey

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Race to the frozen north : the Matthew Henson story
Title
Race to the frozen north
Title remainder
the Matthew Henson story
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Johnson ; with illustrations by Katy Hickey
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Matthew Henson was simply an ordinary man. That was, until Commander Robert E. Peary entered his life, and offered him a chance at true adventure. Henson would become navigator, craftsman, translator, and right-hand man on a treacherous journey to the North Pole. Defying the odds and the many prejudices that faced him to become a true pioneer. This is his incredible and often untold story. Particularly suitable for struggling, reluctant or dyslexic readers
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1962-
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Johnson, Catherine
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 8+
Literary form
novels
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Hickey, Katie
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  • Henson, Matthew Alexander
  • African American explorers
  • High interest-low vocabulary books
  • North Pole
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Race to the frozen north : the Matthew Henson story, Catherine Johnson ; with illustrations by Katy Hickey
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Publication
Copyright
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.
Control code
p2251166841
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
118 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781781128404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Race to the frozen north : the Matthew Henson story, Catherine Johnson ; with illustrations by Katy Hickey
Publication
Copyright
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.
Control code
p2251166841
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
118 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781781128404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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