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The Resource In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)

In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)

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
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1820, the 240-ton Essex set sail from Nantucket on a routine voyage for whales. Fifteen months later, in the farthest reaches of the South Pacific, it was repeatedly rammed and sunk by an eighty-ton bull sperm whale. This is the account of the extraordinary ordeal of ordinary men
Cataloging source
RECBX
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
P45 2015b
Literary text for sound recordings
history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Scott Brick
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brick, Scott
  • Penguin Audio (Firm)
  • Recorded Books, LLC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Essex (Whaleship)
  • Shipwrecks
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released, p2000
  • Compact disc
  • In container (17 cm.)
Bar code
  • 31223120619516
  • 31223120619540
  • 31223120619524
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611763577
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD13565
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)930681991
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
In the heart of the sea : the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, Nathaniel Philbrick, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date supplied by publisher
  • Previously released, p2000
  • Compact disc
  • In container (17 cm.)
Bar code
  • 31223120619516
  • 31223120619540
  • 31223120619524
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
8 sound discs (10 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781611763577
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DD13565
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)930681991
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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