Swimming to Antarctica : tales of a long-distance swimmer

Cox, Lynne, 1957-

Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2005.

ix, 359 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

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Distance swimmer Lynne Cox describes the challenges of swimming across the English Channel, the Bering Strait, the Strait of Magellan, Cook Strait in New Zealand, and in the cold waters of the Antarctic.

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ISBN:

0156031302

LC Call No:

GV838.C69 A3 2005

Dewey Class No:

797.2/1/092 B 22

Author:

Cox, Lynne, 1957-

Title:

Swimming to Antarctica : tales of a long-distance swimmer / Lynne Cox.

Edition:

1st Harvest ed.

Publisher:

Orlando, Fla. : Harcourt, 2005.

Physical:

ix, 359 p. : ill., maps ; 21 cm.

Series:

Harvest Book

Notes:

Originally published: New York : A.A. Knopf, c2004.

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Senior High School, December 2005

Citation/Refs:

Library Journal, December 2003

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, December 2003

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, November 2003

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, December 2003

Citation/Refs:

New York Times, January 2004

Citation/Refs:

Reference and Research Book News, May 2004

Citation/Refs:

Kliatt, September 2005

Summary:

Distance swimmer Lynne Cox describes the challenges of swimming across the English Channel, the Bering Strait, the Strait of Magellan, Cook Strait in New Zealand, and in the cold waters of the Antarctic.

Target Audience:

Adult Follett School Solutions.

Awards Note:

Alex Award, 2005

Subject:

Cox, Lynne,--1957-

Subject:

Swimmers--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Long distance swimming.

Link:

Contributor biographical information

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Publisher description

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Cover image

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