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The Resource I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937, by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson

I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937, by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson

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I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937
Title
I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937
Statement of responsibility
by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson
Title variation
Hindenburg disaster, 1937
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his four-year-old sister Gertie, are making the thrilling four thousand mile journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. But as the zeppelin gets ready to land, a blast rocks the Hindenburg and fire consumes the ship. The entire disaster lasts a mere thirty-two seconds, but in those few seconds, Hugo finds himself separated from his family and in a desperate race to escape the flames. The Hindenburg is doomed. And so, it seems, is Hugo. Will he survive this historic disaster?
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Summary
In 1937, eleven-year-old Hugo Ballard and his family are making a transatlantic journey on the Hindenburg zeppelin, but as the airship gets ready to land, a blast rocks it, sparking a fire that puts Hugo in a desperate race to escape the flames
Storyline
Pace
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10469156
Cataloging source
BT
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Tarshis, Lauren
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 3rd-5th Graders
  • Grade 4
  • 700L
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Lexile
Interest level
MG
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700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 5
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dawson, Scott
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True
Series statement
I survived
Series volume
0013
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hindenburg (Airship)
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Airships
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
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I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937, by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Also published by Penworthy
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
91 pages
Isbn
9780545868600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937, by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Also published by Penworthy
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
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
91 pages
Isbn
9780545868600
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations

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