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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

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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
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Philbrick, Nat
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • 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]) and index
Control code
ocm48966829
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 164 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780399237959
Lccn
2002000667
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]) and index
Control code
ocm48966829
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 164 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780399237959
Lccn
2002000667
Other physical details
ill., maps

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