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

Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (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
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
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
history
PerformerNote
Read by Taylor Mali, Sea chanteys performed by Richard Burbank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Audiobooks Collection
  • Audiobooks on CD.
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam, c2002
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Adapted for young people from " In the heart of the sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 sound disc (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9780976193203
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm58389075
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Revenge of the whale : [the true story of the whaleship Essex], Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam, c2002
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Adapted for young people from " In the heart of the sea" by Nathaniel Philbrick
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 sound disc (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
Kind of cutting
unknown
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
9780976193203
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm58389075
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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