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The Resource Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (CD sound recording)

Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (CD sound recording)

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
Unabridged. 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
NTG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Philbrick, Nathaniel
Dewey number
910/.9164
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
G530.E77
LC item number
P46 2005
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Read by Taylor Mali, Sea chanteys performed by Richard Burbank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Shipwrecks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (CD sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam, c2002
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle from container
  • Adapted for young people from " In the heart of the sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • At sea
  • Thirst
  • Island
  • Whisper of necessity
  • Games of chance
  • In the eagle's shadow
  • Homecoming
  • Consequences
  • Preface, February 23, 1821
  • Crew of the Essex
  • Nantucket
  • Knockdown
  • First blood
  • Into the Pacific
  • Attack
  • Plan
Control code
ocm58389075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio disc (5 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58389075
  • (OCoLC)58389075
  • (Sirsi) a1016134
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (CD sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam, c2002
  • Compact discs
  • Subtitle from container
  • Adapted for young people from " In the heart of the sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • At sea
  • Thirst
  • Island
  • Whisper of necessity
  • Games of chance
  • In the eagle's shadow
  • Homecoming
  • Consequences
  • Preface, February 23, 1821
  • Crew of the Essex
  • Nantucket
  • Knockdown
  • First blood
  • Into the Pacific
  • Attack
  • Plan
Control code
ocm58389075
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 audio disc (5 hrs., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)58389075
  • (OCoLC)58389075
  • (Sirsi) a1016134
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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