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The Resource Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick

Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex
Title
Revenge of the whale
Title remainder
the true story of the whaleship Essex
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the 1820 sinking of the whaleship "Essex" by an enraged sperm whale and how the crew of young men survived against impossible odds. Based on the author's adult book "In the Heart of the Sea."
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
910/.9164
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Shipwrecks
  • Whaling
  • Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
803622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 164 pages
Isbn
9780399237959
Lccn
2002000667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 803622
  • (OCoLC)48966829
Label
Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 161)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
803622
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 164 pages
Isbn
9780399237959
Lccn
2002000667
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 803622
  • (OCoLC)48966829

Library Locations

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