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The Resource The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois

The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
Creator
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
Summary
Tells of the adventures of William Sherman, who flys a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Award
Newberry Medal, 1948.
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089034
Cataloging source
CBF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Du Bois, William Páene
Dewey number
818
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Newbery medal book
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1947"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
179, [1] p.
Isbn
9780670734412
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670734412
  • (OCoLC)43321186
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Páene Du Bois
Publication
Note
"First published in 1947"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
179, [1] p.
Isbn
9780670734412
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780670734412
  • (OCoLC)43321186

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