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The Resource Thunder from the sea : adventure on board the HMS Defender, Jeff Weigel

Thunder from the sea : adventure on board the HMS Defender, Jeff Weigel

Label
Thunder from the sea : adventure on board the HMS Defender
Title
Thunder from the sea
Title remainder
adventure on board the HMS Defender
Statement of responsibility
Jeff Weigel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In 1805, twelve-year-old Jack Hoyton joins the Royal Navy and is posted aboard the HMS Defender, which is on blockade duty keeping Napoleon Bonaparte's ships from invading Great Britain. When the ship's crew is betrayed by a spy, it is up to Jack to rescue some of his crewmates and warn the Defender before it sails into a deadly trap
  • Jack is only 12 years old when he is enlisted in the Royal Navy and assigned to the HMS "Defender." He learns about discipline and danger, and when the ship is betrayed by a spy, it is up to him to let the crew know the "Defender" is headed into a trap
Cataloging source
ICrlF
Citation source
  • School Library Journal, August 2010
  • Booklist, April 2010
  • Horn Book, October 2010
  • Kirkus Review, April 2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weigel, Jeff
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • 3-6
Intended audience source
Follett Library Resources
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.5
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Boys
  • Sailors
  • Boys
  • Sailors
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Sea stories
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Thunder from the sea : adventure on board the HMS Defender, Jeff Weigel
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091790379
  • 31223091790411
  • 31223091790387
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[48])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
46 p.
Isbn
9780399250897
Lccn
2009932801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill., col. map
System control number
457151672
Label
Thunder from the sea : adventure on board the HMS Defender, Jeff Weigel
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091790379
  • 31223091790411
  • 31223091790387
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p.[48])
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type code
  • sti
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 x 29 cm
Extent
46 p.
Isbn
9780399250897
Lccn
2009932801
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill., col. map
System control number
457151672

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