The Resource Mayday, Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block

Mayday, Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block

Label
Mayday
Title
Mayday
Statement of responsibility
Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twelve miles above the Pacific Ocean, a missile strikes a jumbo passenger jet. The flight crew is crippled or dead. Now, defying both nature and man, three survivors must achieve the impossible. Land the plane. From master storyteller Nelson DeMille and master pilot Thomas Block comes Maydaythe classic bestseller that packs a supersonic shock at every turn of the page....the most terrifyingly realistic air disaster thriller ever. Like a growing tidal wave, the escaping air was gathering momentum. A teenaged girl in aisle 18, seat D, near the port-side aisle, her seat dislocated by the original impact, suddenly found herself gripping her seat track on the floor, her overturned seat still strapped to her body. The seatbelt failed and the seat shot down the aisle. She lost her grip and was dragged after it. Her eyes were filled with horror as she dug her nails into the carpet, as the racing air pulled her toward the yawning hole that led outside. Her cries were unheard by even those passengers who sat barely inches away from her struggle. The noise of the escaping air was so loud that it was no longer decipherable as sound, but seemed instead a solid thing pounding at the people in their seats.....
Summary
When a jumbo jet is struck by a missile twelve miles above the Pacific Ocean, three brave passengers attempt to land the plane
Storyline
Pace
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
023812
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DeMille, Nelson
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Block, Thomas H.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Emergency maneuvers (Aeronautics)
  • Aircraft accidents
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Mayday, Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xvi, 572 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455573349
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print
Label
Mayday, Nelson DeMille and Thomas Block
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
xvi, 572 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781455573349
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
large print

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