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Author Scott, Elaine, 1940-

Title Buried alive! : how 33 miners survived 69 days deep under the Chilean desert / Elaine Scott.

Imprint Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Children's Non-fiction    j 363.11SCO    Available
Description 80 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 27 cm.
Note "Clarion Books".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 78) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Surviving together -- Working together -- Waiting together -- Planning together -- Living together -- Rejoicing together -- Afterword -- The thirty-three -- The rescuers.
Summary Describes the 2010 mining accident in San José, Chile, in which thirty-three men became trapped underground for over sixty days, and details the rescue efforts and the worldwide media coverage of the event.
Subject San José Mine Accident, Chile, 2010 -- Juvenile literature.
Gold mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region -- Juvenile literature.
Copper mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region -- Juvenile literature.
Mine rescue work -- Chile -- Copiapó Region -- Juvenile literature.
San José Mine Accident, Chile, 2010.
Gold mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Copper mines and mining -- Accidents -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
Mine rescue work -- Chile -- Copiapó Region.
ISBN 9780547707785 (hbk.)
0547707789 (hbk.)

 
    
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