The Impossible Rescue

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  • Author : Martin W. Sandler
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Pages : 176 pages
  • ISBN : 0763666343
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 4 reviews
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The Impossible Rescue

The Impossible Rescue
  • Author : Martin W. Sandler
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release : 11 September 2012
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The dead of an Arctic winter. Whaling ships full of men, stranded in ice. Follow three rescuers in a race against time — and all odds — in this heartpounding true adventure. In 1897, whaling in the Arctic waters off Alaska’s coast was as dangerous as it was lucrative. And in that particular year, winter blasted early, bringing storms and ice packs that caught eight American whale ships and three hundred sailors off guard. Their ships locked in ice, with no means

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  • Publisher : Jason Krumbine
  • Release : 06 November 2017
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  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release : 13 October 2020
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  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 13 November 2018
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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 12 February 2015
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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 19 March 2019
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  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 01 April 2010
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  • Publisher : University of Wisconsin Pres
  • Release : 17 August 2021
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