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The Resource Castaway : the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907, by Bill O'Brien

Castaway : the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907, by Bill O'Brien

Label
Castaway : the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907
Title
Castaway
Title remainder
the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907
Statement of responsibility
by Bill O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Life in the orphanage is often brutal and Sam decides to break away and work his passage to Sydney on a ship. From there he plans to go to America to find his brother. Unfortunately he chooses the ill-fated Dundonald to work his passage. Only weeks out from Sydney the Dundonald is wrecked and Sam is one of 15 sailors cast away on Disappointment Island. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
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1946-
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O'Brien, Bill
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
My story
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  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc
  • Orphans
  • Shipwrecks
  • Auckland Islands (N.Z.)
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Castaway : the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907, by Bill O'Brien
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Novel for children
Control code
10716387
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
207 p. :
Isbn
9781869437503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Castaway : the diary of Samuel Abraham Clark, Disappointment Island, 1907, by Bill O'Brien
Publication
Note
Novel for children
Control code
10716387
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
207 p. :
Isbn
9781869437503
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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