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The Resource Tiger of the Snows : Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest, [text by] Robert Burleigh and [illustrations by] Ed Young

Tiger of the Snows : Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest, [text by] Robert Burleigh and [illustrations by] Ed Young

Label
Tiger of the Snows : Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest
Title
Tiger of the Snows
Title remainder
Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest
Statement of responsibility
[text by] Robert Burleigh and [illustrations by] Ed Young
Title variation
  • Tenzing Norgay
  • Norgay
  • Boy whose dream was Everest
Title variation remainder
  • the boy whose dream was Everest
  • the boy whose dream was Everest
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Growing up at the foot of Mount Everest, a Sherpa boy named Tenzing Norgay dreamed about one day being the first to climb the giant in his backyard
  • A simple, illustrated biography of the Sherpa who climbed Mount Everest with Edmund Hillary in 1953, the first mountain climbers to do so
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burleigh, Robert
Dewey number
  • 796.52/2/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
007-010
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GV199.92.T46
LC item number
B87 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Young, Ed
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tenzing Norkey
  • Tenzing Norkey
  • Mountaineers
  • Mountaineers
  • Sherpa (Nepalese people)
  • Mountaineers
  • Sherpa (Nepalese people)
  • Everest, Mount (China and Nepal)
  • India
  • Nepal
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tiger of the Snows : Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest, [text by] Robert Burleigh and [illustrations by] Ed Young
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223075084476
  • 31223075084781
  • 31223075672973
  • 31223075084575
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689830426
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005000469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
57422622
Label
Tiger of the Snows : Tenzing Norgay : the boy whose dream was Everest, [text by] Robert Burleigh and [illustrations by] Ed Young
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223075084476
  • 31223075084781
  • 31223075672973
  • 31223075084575
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780689830426
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2005000469
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
57422622

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