Close to shore : : the terrifying shark attacks of 1916

Title Close to shore : : the terrifying shark attacks of 1916
Names Capuzzo, Mike.
Book Number BR015277
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Documents the first known shark attacks on humans in the United States. Recounts how several bathers in New Jersey were devoured by a great white shark in July 1916, spreading terror to the shore's vacation retreats. Also describes efforts to find and kill the predator. For grades 6-9 and older readers. 2003.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Young Adult Book - YA
Short Book - SH
Sciences - SCI
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Disaster - DSR
Young Adult Interest - YAI
Braille Book Review, Jan-Feb 2005 - B105
Audience Notes For grades 6-9.
LC Subject Sharks - Juvenile literature
Shark attacks - New Jersey - History - Juvenile literature
Call Number j597.31566 JNF
Language English
Released 2003
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2003 (CPH, transcribing agency. CPH, distributor.)
Original Publication Transcription of: 1st ed. New York : Crown Publishers, 2003.
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