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The Resource Eighty days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world, Matthew Goodman, (electronic resource)

Eighty days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world, Matthew Goodman, (electronic resource)

Label
Eighty days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world
Title
Eighty days
Title remainder
Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Goodman
Title variation
80 days
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On November 14, 1889, two young female journalists raced against one another, determined to outdo Jules Verne's fictional hero and circle the globe in less than 80 days. The dramatic race that ensued would span 28,000 miles, captivate the nation, and change both competitors' lives forever
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
TEFOD
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Goodman, Matthew
Dewey number
910.4/109252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
G440.B67136
LC item number
G66 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OverDrive, Inc
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  • Bly, Nellie
  • Bisland, Elizabeth
  • Women journalists
  • Voyages around the world
Label
Eighty days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world, Matthew Goodman, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-423) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A free American girl -- The newspaper gods of Gotham -- The secret cupboard -- "How quick can a woman go around the world?" -- "I think I can beat Phileas Fogg's record" -- Living by railroad time -- A map of the world -- "Et ego in Arcadia" -- Baksheesh -- An English market town in China -- "The guessing match has begun in beautiful earnest" -- The other woman is going to win -- The Temple of the Dead -- The mysterious travel agent -- The special train -- "From Jersey to Jersey is around the world" -- Father Time outdone
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 449 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345527288
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
23a5a661-fad3-48f3-acd3-c4608f248abc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828953961
  • (OCoLC)ocn828953961
  • 924626
Label
Eighty days : Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland's history-making race around the world, Matthew Goodman, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-423) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A free American girl -- The newspaper gods of Gotham -- The secret cupboard -- "How quick can a woman go around the world?" -- "I think I can beat Phileas Fogg's record" -- Living by railroad time -- A map of the world -- "Et ego in Arcadia" -- Baksheesh -- An English market town in China -- "The guessing match has begun in beautiful earnest" -- The other woman is going to win -- The Temple of the Dead -- The mysterious travel agent -- The special train -- "From Jersey to Jersey is around the world" -- Father Time outdone
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 449 p.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780345527288
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
23a5a661-fad3-48f3-acd3-c4608f248abc
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828953961
  • (OCoLC)ocn828953961
  • 924626

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