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The Resource Watership Down

Watership Down

Label
Watership Down
Title
Watership Down
Statement of responsibility
Richard Adams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A phenomenal worldwide bestseller for over forty years, Richard Adams' spellbinding classic Watership Down is one of the best-loved novels of all time. Set in the beautiful English countryside of the Berkshire Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage, and survival follows a band of very special rabbits fleeing the destruction of their home by a developer. Led by a stout-hearted pair of brothers, they leave the safety of Sandleford Warren in search of a safe haven and a mysterious promised land, skirting danger at every turn
Member of
Summary
In a constant struggle against oppression, a group of rabbits search for peaceful co-existence. Chronicles the adventures of a group of rabbits searching for a safe place to establish a new warren where they can live in peace
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • California Young Reader Medal, Young Adult, 1977.
  • Carnegie Medal, 1972.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
012034
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
823.914
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6051.D345
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Rabbit tales
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Watership Down
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-kzud2g9
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication page; Note; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; PART I THE JOURNEY; 1 The Notice Board; 2 The Chief Rabbit; 3 Hazel's Decision; 4 The Departure; 5 In the Woods; 6 The Story of the Blessing of El-ahrairah; 7 The Lendri and the River; 8 The Crossing; 9 The Crow and the Beanfield; 10 The Road and the Common; 11 Hard Going; 12 The Stranger in the Field; 13 Hospitality; 14 "Like Trees in November"; 15 The Story of the King's Lettuce; 16 Silverweed; 17 The Shining Wire; PART II ON WATERSHIP DOWN; 18 Watership Down; 19 Fear in the Dark
  • 20 A Honeycomb and a Mouse; 21 "For El-ahrairah to Cry"; 22 The Story of the Trial of El-ahrairah; 23 Kehaar; 24 Nuthanger Farm; 25 The Raid; 26 Fiver Beyond; 27 "You Can't Imagine It Unless You've Been There"; 28 At the Foot of the Hill; 29 Return and Departure; PART III EFRAFA; 30 A New Journey; 31 The Story of El-ahrairah and the Black Rabbit of Inlé; 32 Across the Iron Road; 33 The Great River; 34 General Woundwort; 35 Groping; 36 Approaching Thunder; 37 The Thunder Builds Up; 38 The Thunder Breaks; PART IV HAZEL-RAH; 39 The Bridges; 40 The Way Back
  • 41 The Story of Rowsby Woof and the Fairy Wogdog; 42 News at Sunset; 43 The Great Patrol; 44 A Message from El-ahrairah; 45 Nuthanger Farm Again; 46 Bigwig Stands His Ground; 47 The Sky Suspended; 48 Dea ex Machina; 49 Hazel Comes Home; 50 And Last; Epilogue; Lapine Glossary; Permissions; About the Author
Control code
Cloudocn894170876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (709 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780747316
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
kzud2g9
Label
Watership Down
Link
http://ebook.3m.com/library/GCL-document_id-kzud2g9
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication page; Note; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; PART I THE JOURNEY; 1 The Notice Board; 2 The Chief Rabbit; 3 Hazel's Decision; 4 The Departure; 5 In the Woods; 6 The Story of the Blessing of El-ahrairah; 7 The Lendri and the River; 8 The Crossing; 9 The Crow and the Beanfield; 10 The Road and the Common; 11 Hard Going; 12 The Stranger in the Field; 13 Hospitality; 14 "Like Trees in November"; 15 The Story of the King's Lettuce; 16 Silverweed; 17 The Shining Wire; PART II ON WATERSHIP DOWN; 18 Watership Down; 19 Fear in the Dark
  • 20 A Honeycomb and a Mouse; 21 "For El-ahrairah to Cry"; 22 The Story of the Trial of El-ahrairah; 23 Kehaar; 24 Nuthanger Farm; 25 The Raid; 26 Fiver Beyond; 27 "You Can't Imagine It Unless You've Been There"; 28 At the Foot of the Hill; 29 Return and Departure; PART III EFRAFA; 30 A New Journey; 31 The Story of El-ahrairah and the Black Rabbit of Inlé; 32 Across the Iron Road; 33 The Great River; 34 General Woundwort; 35 Groping; 36 Approaching Thunder; 37 The Thunder Builds Up; 38 The Thunder Breaks; PART IV HAZEL-RAH; 39 The Bridges; 40 The Way Back
  • 41 The Story of Rowsby Woof and the Fairy Wogdog; 42 News at Sunset; 43 The Great Patrol; 44 A Message from El-ahrairah; 45 Nuthanger Farm Again; 46 Bigwig Stands His Ground; 47 The Sky Suspended; 48 Dea ex Machina; 49 Hazel Comes Home; 50 And Last; Epilogue; Lapine Glossary; Permissions; About the Author
Control code
Cloudocn894170876
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (709 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781780747316
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
kzud2g9

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