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The Resource Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout

Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout

Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world
Title
Young woman and the sea
Title remainder
how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Stout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1926, a plucky American teenager named Trudy Ederle captured the imagination of the world when she became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Stout offers the dramatic and inspiring story of Ederle's pursuit of a goal no one believed possible, and the price she paid
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
323110
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stout, Glenn
Dewey number
797.2/1092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
GV838.E34
LC item number
S76 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ederle, Gertrude
  • Ederle, Gertrude
  • Swimmers
  • Women swimmers
  • Swimmers
  • Women swimmers
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world
Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overboard -- The challenge -- Highlands -- The painter -- The Women's Swimming Association -- The crossing -- The teacher -- The channel -- The best girl -- The next man -- Goals -- Rivals -- Records -- Girl in the water -- Trials -- Agony -- Comeback -- Wolffe -- Touched -- Poison -- Cape Gris-Nez -- What for? -- Kingsdown -- Shore -- Swept away
Control code
ocn288377749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618858682
Lccn
2008053370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)288377749
Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overboard -- The challenge -- Highlands -- The painter -- The Women's Swimming Association -- The crossing -- The teacher -- The channel -- The best girl -- The next man -- Goals -- Rivals -- Records -- Girl in the water -- Trials -- Agony -- Comeback -- Wolffe -- Touched -- Poison -- Cape Gris-Nez -- What for? -- Kingsdown -- Shore -- Swept away
Control code
ocn288377749
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 336 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618858682
Lccn
2008053370
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)288377749

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