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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
Title variation
True story of the whaleship Essex
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."
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. Adapted from the author's adult book "In the Heart of the Sea."
Writing style
Audio characteristic
Award
ALSC Notable Children's Recording
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10020709
Cataloging source
NTG
Dewey number
910.9164
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
G530.E77
LC item number
P46 2005
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1170
Literary text for sound recordings
history
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  • 6
  • 10
PerformerNote
Read by Taylor Mali, Sea chanteys performed by Richard Burbank
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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the true story of the whaleship Essex
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
Control code
2566098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
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
(OCoLC)ocm58389075
Tape configuration
unknown
Tape width
unknown
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
Control code
2566098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
5 sound discs (5 hr., 30 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780976193203
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
(OCoLC)ocm58389075
Tape configuration
unknown
Tape width
unknown

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