The Resource Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue, Marc Aronson

Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue, Marc Aronson

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Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue
Title
Rising water
Title remainder
the story of the Thai cave rescue
Statement of responsibility
Marc Aronson
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
The incredible true story of the twelve boys trapped with their coach in a flooded cave in Thailand and their inspiring rescue. On June 23, 2018, twelve members of the Wild Boars soccer team and their coach were exploring the Tham Luang cave complex in northern Thailand when disaster struck. A rainy season downpour flooded the tunnels, trapping them as they took shelter on a shelf of the dark cave. Eight days of searching yielded no signs of life, but on July 2 they were discovered by two British divers. The boys and their coach were eventually rescued in an international operation that took three days. What could have been a terrible tragedy became an amazing story of survival. Award-winning author Marc Aronson brings us the backstory behind how this astounding rescue took place. Rising Water highlights the creative thinking and technology that made a successful mission possible by examining the physical, environmental, and psychological factors surrounding the rescue. From the brave Thai Navy SEAL who lost his life while placing oxygen tanks along the passageways of the cave, to the British divers that ultimately swam the boys to safety, to the bravery of the boys and their coach, this is the breathtaking rescue that captivated the entire world
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aronson, Marc
Dewey number
796.52509593
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caving
  • Soccer players
  • Tham Luang Nang Non Caves (Thailand)
  • Chiang Rai (Thailand : Province)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue, Marc Aronson
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
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  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
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  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 148 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781534452657
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(pbk.)
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unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
Rising water : the story of the Thai cave rescue, Marc Aronson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xi, 148 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781534452657
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print

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