The Resource In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, by Nathaniel Philbrick

In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, by Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex
Title
In the heart of the sea
Title remainder
the tragedy of the whaleship Essex
Statement of responsibility
by Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In 1819 the whale ship Essex left Nantucket on a hunt for whales. Fifteen months later, in the South Pacific, it is sunk by an enraged sperm whale and the 20-man crew is forced into a 4500 mile search for land and survival
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
mnrs
Dewey number
910/.9164
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1210
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • UG
  • High School
LC call number
G530.E76 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 8.8
  • 11
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, by Nathaniel Philbrick
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In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, by Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
xvi, 302 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780143126812
Lccn
99053740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
ocm42736296

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