The sinking of the Vasa

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The sinking of the Vasa : a shipwreck of titanic proportions

Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018, author.

New York, NY : Henry Holt and Company, 2018.

1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm

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This is the saga of the great Swedish warship, the Vasa. Built to be the crown jewel of the Swedish Navy, the Vasa capsized not a mile into her maiden voyage in 1628---a tragedy resulting in many deaths and great loss. But who was to blame? Award-winning author Russell Freedman explores the history of this ship, and her resurrection from the seas in 1961.

Lexile: 970L

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ISBN:

9781627798662 (hardcover) : $17.05

LC Call No:

VK1255.V3 F74 2018

Author:

Freedman, Russell, 1929-2018, author.

Title:

The sinking of the Vasa : a shipwreck of titanic proportions / Russell Freedman ; illustrated by William Low.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm

ContentType:

still image sti rdacontent

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated n rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume nc rdacarrier

Notes:

"Godwin Books."

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

Junior Library Guild

Summary:

This is the saga of the great Swedish warship, the Vasa. Built to be the crown jewel of the Swedish Navy, the Vasa capsized not a mile into her maiden voyage in 1628---a tragedy resulting in many deaths and great loss. But who was to blame? Award-winning author Russell Freedman explores the history of this ship, and her resurrection from the seas in 1961.

Target Audience:

Ages 7-11.

Target Audience:

Grades 2-6.

Target Audience:

970L Lexile.

Awards Note:

A Junior Library Guild selection (JLG)

Subject:

Vasa (Warship)--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Vasa (Warship)

Subject:

Refloating of ships--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Shipwrecks--Sweden--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Warships--Accidents--Investigation--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Shipwrecks--Sweden.

Subject:

Warships--Accidents--Investigation.

AE:PersName:

Low, William, illustrator.

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