The Resource The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois

The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois

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The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
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Language
eng
Summary
The adventures of a disillusioned schoolteacher who sails across the Pacific Ocean in a giant balloon, and witnesses the explosion of the island of Krakatoa
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Title
The twenty-one balloons
Creator
Summary
Tells of the adventures of William Sherman, who flys a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Subject
Genre
Award
Newberry Medal, 1948.
Awards note
Newbery Medal winner, 1948
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089034
Cataloging source
XFM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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written and illustrated by William Pene du Bois
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21 balloons
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
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The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780140320978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86042513
Note
cat13rev
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm02097604
  • 20059
  • (OCoLC)2097604

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