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Hero of the Sea: Sir Peter Blake's Mighty Ocean Quests
 

Hero of the Sea: Sir Peter Blake's Mighty Ocean Quests (Hardback)

By Hill, David
Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe

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A stunning biographical picture book for young readers about Sir Peter Blake, world-renowned New Zealand yachtsman, adventurer and environmentalist. 'Remember,' he wrote, 'this is the most beautiful world, and it's the only one we've got.' Sir Peter Blake's life was filled with a...mazing adventures. During his 30-year career on the ocean, he sailed around the globe, won the world's most famous races and broke records. Even his red socks became a national sensation. But no matter how many trophies Peter won, he always knew the survival of our planet was more important. This illustrated picture book, by an acclaimed author and illustrator, tells the remarkable story of a true Kiwi hero. It is the fourth book in their bestselling series about famous New Zealanders.
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ISBN 9780143771654
Published NZ 1 Oct 2018
Publisher Penguin
Format Hardback
Availability
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ISBN-13 9780143771654
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Published 1 Oct 2018
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hill, David
Illustrated by Morris, Phoebe
Category Picture Storybooks
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 246mm
Height: 256mm
Spine: 11mm
Dewey Code 910.4
Weight 432g
Interest Age 2-6 years
Reading Age 2-6 years
Library of Congress Blake, Peter, Sailors - New Zealand, Environmentalists - New Zealand
NBS Text Children's General Non-Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile

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