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I survived the Hindenburg disaster, 1937 / by Lauren Tarshis ; illustrated by Scott Dawson.

By: Tarshis, Lauren [author.].
Contributor(s): Dawson, Scott [illustrator.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Tarshis, Lauren. I survived: bk. 13.Description: 91 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.ISBN: 9780545868600; 0545868602; 9780545658508; 0545658500; 9781484472750; 9781518209482; 1518209483; 1484472756.Other title: Hindenburg disaster, 1937.Subject(s): Hindenburg (Airship) -- Juvenile fiction | Hindenburg (Airship) -- Fiction | Aircraft accidents -- New Jersey -- Juvenile fiction | Airships -- Germany -- Juvenile fiction | Survival -- Juvenile fiction | Aircraft accidents -- Fiction | Airships -- Fiction | Survival -- Juvenile fiction | Survival -- Fiction | Aircraft accidents -- Juvenile fiction | Aircraft accidents -- Fiction | SurvivalGenre/Form: Adventure stories. | Juvenile works. | Fiction. | Historical fiction, Juvenile. | Historical fiction. | Action and adventure fiction.DDC classification: FIC TAR Summary: For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his four-year-old sister Gertie, are making the thrilling four thousand mile journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. But as the zeppelin gets ready to land, a blast rocks the Hindenburg and fire consumes the ship. The entire disaster lasts a mere thirty-two seconds, but in those few seconds, Hugo finds himself separated from his family and in a desperate race to escape the flames. The Hindenburg is doomed. And so, it seems, is Hugo. Will he survive this historic disaster?
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For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his four-year-old sister Gertie, are making the thrilling four thousand mile journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. But as the zeppelin gets ready to land, a blast rocks the Hindenburg and fire consumes the ship. The entire disaster lasts a mere thirty-two seconds, but in those few seconds, Hugo finds himself separated from his family and in a desperate race to escape the flames. The Hindenburg is doomed. And so, it seems, is Hugo. Will he survive this historic disaster?

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