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The ocean of the dead, Andrew McGahan

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The ocean of the dead
Title
The ocean of the dead
Statement of responsibility
Andrew McGahan
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
The cataclysmic final book in the Ship Kings series. In search of a new world, Dow and Nell must face the final frontier - the treacherous Doldrums. Their journey will be filled with wonders; the rewards could be great - but the cost might be everything, for there are good reasons why none who have sailed the Ocean of the Dead have returned to tell the tale.It is no easy thing, to take leave of the world...At very long last a captain of his own ship, Dow Amber is determined to venture beyond the final frontier - the still, stagnant waters of the Doldrums - in search of a New World. With Nell finally by his side, he is hopeful that they can start again, far from politics, betrayal and war...But none who have sailed the Ocean of the Dead have returned to tell the tale. Before long, an old enemy appears. And with the enemy new dangers. Does the fleet sail to certain death, or to glorious new life beyond the treacherous Doldrums?..The Ocean of the Dead is the cataclysmic conclusion to Andrew McGahan's stunning Ship Kings series..
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Summary
The cataclysmic final book in the Ship Kings series. In search of a new world, Dow and Nell must face the final frontier - the treacherous Doldrums. Their journey will be filled with wonders; the rewards could be great - but the cost might be everything, for there are good reasons why none who have sailed the Ocean of the Dead have returned to tell the tale.It is no easy thing, to take leave of the world. At very long last a captain of his own ship, Dow Amber is determined to venture beyond the final frontier - the still, stagnant waters of the Doldrums - in search of a New World. With Nell finally by his side, he is hopeful that they can start again, far from politics, betrayal and war...But none who have sailed the Ocean of the Dead have returned to tell the tale. Before long, an old enemy appears. And with the enemy new dangers. Does the fleet sail to certain death, or to glorious new life beyond the treacherous Doldrums? The Ocean of the Dead is the cataclysmic conclusion to Andrew McGahan's stunning Ship Kings series
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Children's Book Council of Australia: Notable Australian Children's Book, 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10541903
Cataloging source
ATSHR
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McGahan, Andrew
Dewey number
823.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For young adults
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ship kings
Series volume
bk. 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Ships
  • Sailors
  • Voyages and travels
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The ocean of the dead, Andrew McGahan
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Publication
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Record machine-generated from publisher information
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000058577112
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9781760292188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)951097164
Terms governing use
Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room. Copying allowed with permission.
Label
The ocean of the dead, Andrew McGahan
Publication
Note
Record machine-generated from publisher information
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000058577112
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
419 pages
Isbn
9781760292188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)951097164
Terms governing use
Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room. Copying allowed with permission.

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