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Author Olson, Tod, author.

Title Lost in the Pacific, 1942 : not a drop to drink / Tod Olson.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Scholastic Inc., 2016.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Nonfiction  J 940.544973 OLS    DUE 07-26-21
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Description vii, 168 pages : illustrations, map, portraits, photographs ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-164).
Summary "World War II, October 21, 1942. A B-17 bomber drones high over the Pacific Ocean, sending a desperate SOS into the air. The crew is carrying America's greatest living war hero on a secret mission deep into the battle zone. But the plane is lost, burning through its final gallons of fuel. At 1:30 p.m., there is only one choice left: an emergency landing at sea. If the crew survives the impact, they will be left stranded without food or water hundreds of miles from civilization. Eight men. Three inflatable rafts. Sixty-eight million square miles of ocean. What will it take to make it back alive?"
Audience 880L Lexile
Note 880L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 6.4 4 184848
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.4 4 184848
Subject Rickenbacker, Eddie, 1890-1973 -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American -- Juvenile literature.
Aircraft accidents -- Pacific Ocean -- Juvenile literature.
Survival at sea -- Pacific Ocean -- Juvenile literature.
Genre Biographies.
ISBN 9780545928113
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