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Tales of real escape / Paul Dowswell ; designed by Mary Cartwright and Nigel Reece ; illustrated by Peter Ross and Tony Jackson ; additional illustrations by Janos Marffy and Sean Wilkinson ; editorial assistance by Lisa Miles.

Dowswell, Paul. (Author). Ross, Peter (Added Author). Jackson, Tony. (Added Author). Marffy, Janos, 1930- (Added Author). Wilkinson, Sean. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Usborne reader's library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron j365.641 DOS (Text) 75253000046223 Juvenile Non-fiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Atlanta Branch 365.641.a Dowswell (Text) 78294000115676 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0746016697
  • ISBN: 0-590-621718
  • Physical Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: London : Usborne ; 1995.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 64) and index.
Summary, etc.:
A collection of true stories about prisoners, including spies, slaves, politicians, magicians, and others held against their will, who tried to escape.
Target Audience Note:
6.7 Follett Library Resources
5-8 Follett Library Resources
1060 Lexile.
Subject: Escape artists > Technique > Juvenile literature.
Escapes > Juvenile literature.
Prisons > Security measures > Juvenile literature.
Escape artists > Technique.
Prisons > Security measures.
Escapes > Technique.
Prisons > Security measures.

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