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The Resource Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales

Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales

Label
Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales
Title
Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales
Statement of responsibility
Jake Halpern
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the cover, "Determined to understand their fierce devotion to home, Halpern set off on a journey to five of the most punishing towns in America. Braving Home is his irresistible portrait of these hometowns and his friendships with their most loyal residents."
Summary
Profiles five perpetually threatened American towns, from a snowbound high-rise in Alaska to a hurricane-stricken island near Louisiana, offering insight into why people choose to live near ongoing natural threats
Award
School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2004.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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131520
Cataloging source
InCu
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Halpern, Jake
Dewey number
973.929
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Halpern, Jake
  • Home
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales
Label
Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13967779
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780618155484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations\.
System control number
(InCu)BC81A75420FD4C9593E019168201A487
Label
Braving home : dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and other extreme locales
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-237)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
13967779
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
240 pages
Isbn
9780618155484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations\.
System control number
(InCu)BC81A75420FD4C9593E019168201A487

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