skip to content
Ann and Seamus Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ann and Seamus

Author: Kevin Major; David Blackwood
Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
In 1828, off Isle aux Morts, Newfoundland, seventeen-year-old Ann Garvey, her fisherman father and younger brother came upon the wreck of the Despatch, an Irish immigrant ship originally destined for Quebec City. In thick fog and fierce wind it had run aground and broken apart. Ann's courage and strength at the oars of the rescue boat were largely responsible for the saving of more than 160 passengers stranded amid  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile poetry
Poésie pour la jeunesse
Named Person: Ann Harvey; Ann Harvey; Ann Harvey
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kevin Major; David Blackwood
ISBN: 088899561X 9780888995612
OCLC Number: 52375291
Description: 109 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Kevin Major ; art by David Blackwood.

Abstract:

In 1828, off Isle aux Morts, Newfoundland, seventeen-year-old Ann Garvey, her fisherman father and younger brother came upon the wreck of the Despatch, an Irish immigrant ship originally destined for Quebec City. In thick fog and fierce wind it had run aground and broken apart. Ann's courage and strength at the oars of the rescue boat were largely responsible for the saving of more than 160 passengers stranded amid the raging storm.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52375291> # Ann and Seamus
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "52375291" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Place/toronto> ; # Toronto
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/onc> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/33847871> ; # Ann Harvey
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Organization/despatch_ship> ; # Despatch (Ship)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/jC813.54/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Topic/naufrages_terre_neuve_et_labrador> ; # Naufrages--Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1296050> ; # Newfoundland and Labrador.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1116638> ; # Shipwrecks
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/152397305> ; # Despatch (Navire)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Topic/shipwrecks_newfoundland_and_labrador> ; # Shipwrecks--Newfoundland and Labrador
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Person/harvey_ann_1811_1860> ; # Ann Harvey
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52375291#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/13106001> ; # David Blackwood
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Person/major_kevin_1949> ; # Kevin Major
    schema:datePublished "2003" ;
    schema:description "In 1828, off Isle aux Morts, Newfoundland, seventeen-year-old Ann Garvey, her fisherman father and younger brother came upon the wreck of the Despatch, an Irish immigrant ship originally destined for Quebec City. In thick fog and fierce wind it had run aground and broken apart. Ann's courage and strength at the oars of the rescue boat were largely responsible for the saving of more than 160 passengers stranded amid the raging storm."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/9739936> ;
    schema:genre "Poetry"@en ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Ann and Seamus"@en ;
    schema:numberOfPages "109" ;
    schema:productID "52375291" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52375291#PublicationEvent/toronto_groundwood_books_2003> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Agent/groundwood_books> ; # Groundwood Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780888995612> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52375291> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Agent/groundwood_books> # Groundwood Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Groundwood Books" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Person/harvey_ann_1811_1860> # Ann Harvey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1811" ;
    schema:deathDate "1860" ;
    schema:familyName "Harvey" ;
    schema:givenName "Ann" ;
    schema:name "Ann Harvey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Person/major_kevin_1949> # Kevin Major
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1949" ;
    schema:familyName "Major" ;
    schema:givenName "Kevin" ;
    schema:name "Kevin Major" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9739936#Topic/naufrages_terre_neuve_et_labrador> # Naufrages--Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Naufrages--Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1116638> # Shipwrecks
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Shipwrecks"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1296050> # Newfoundland and Labrador.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Newfoundland and Labrador." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/13106001> # David Blackwood
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Blackwood" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Blackwood" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/152397305> # Despatch (Navire)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Despatch (Navire)" ;
    schema:name "Despatch (Ship)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33847871> # Ann Harvey
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1811" ;
    schema:deathDate "1860" ;
    schema:familyName "Harvey" ;
    schema:givenName "Ann" ;
    schema:name "Ann Harvey" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780888995612>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "088899561X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780888995612" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.