The Resource The balloonist

The balloonist

Label
The balloonist
Title
The balloonist
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The acclaimed novel of love, ambition, and Arctic adventure-with an introduction by Philip Pullman. It is July 1897, at the northernmost reach of the inhabited world. Swedish inventor Gustav Crispin is determined to become the first person to set foot on the North Pole, and return, borne by hot air balloon. Making the expedition with two companions-an American journalist and a young, French-speaking adventurer-all three climb into the small wicker gondola and cuts the ropes. But as Gustav pursues his history-making ambition, and their flimsy balloon is battered by Arctic winds, his mind returns again and again to his fraught romance with the beautiful Luisa
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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1921-1993
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Harris, MacDonald
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Ballooning
  • Hot air balloons
  • Arctic regions
Target audience
adult
Label
The balloonist
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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
MWT12380919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468303735
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12380919
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12380919
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The balloonist
Link
Publication
Distribution
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
MWT12380919
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781468303735
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12380919
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12380919
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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