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The Resource Seabiscuit : an American legend, Laura Hillenbrand

Seabiscuit : an American legend, Laura Hillenbrand

Label
Seabiscuit : an American legend
Title
Seabiscuit
Title remainder
an American legend
Statement of responsibility
Laura Hillenbrand
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
To look at Seabiscuit one would never know that he had the potential to become the most popular racehorse of the 20th century. But, thanks to the efforts of his owner, his dedicated trainer, and his jockeys, Seabiscuit made racing history despite his stunted legs and knobby knees. The team's road to unimaginable fame and success (even President Roosevelt halted work to listen to the race between Seabiscuit and his foe, War Admiral) is the subject of this wildly popular and hugely compelling bestseller. -- Description by Dawn Towery
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2002.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year Nonfiction, 2002.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2001.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154168
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
798.4/0092/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
SF355.S4
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American legend
Label
Seabiscuit : an American legend, Laura Hillenbrand
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=11049B70-16F8-48F2-8207-4BB155AEF6DA
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn826905900
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345467393
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11049B70-16F8-48F2-8207-4BB155AEF6DA
Label
Seabiscuit : an American legend, Laura Hillenbrand
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=11049B70-16F8-48F2-8207-4BB155AEF6DA
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn826905900
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345467393
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11049B70-16F8-48F2-8207-4BB155AEF6DA

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