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The Resource Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout

Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout

Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world
Title
Young woman and the sea
Title remainder
how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Stout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1926, a plucky American teenager named Trudy Ederle captured the imagination of the world when she became the first woman to swim the English Channel. Stout offers the dramatic and inspiring story of Ederle's pursuit of a goal no one believed possible, and the price she paid
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Overboard -- The challenge -- Highlands -- The painter -- The Women's Swimming Association -- The crossing -- The teacher -- The channel -- The best girl -- The next man -- Goals -- Rivals -- Records -- Girl in the water -- Trials -- Agony -- Comeback -- Wolffe -- Touched -- Poison -- Cape Gris-Nez --What for? -- Kingsdown -- Shore -- Swept away
Control code
ocn288377749
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780618858682
Lccn
2008053370
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Young woman and the sea : how Trudy Ederle conquered the English Channel and inspired the world, Glenn Stout
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Overboard -- The challenge -- Highlands -- The painter -- The Women's Swimming Association -- The crossing -- The teacher -- The channel -- The best girl -- The next man -- Goals -- Rivals -- Records -- Girl in the water -- Trials -- Agony -- Comeback -- Wolffe -- Touched -- Poison -- Cape Gris-Nez --What for? -- Kingsdown -- Shore -- Swept away
Control code
ocn288377749
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780618858682
Lccn
2008053370
Other physical details
ill., map

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