The Resource The wreck of the whaleship Essex : a narrative account, by Owen Chase, first mate ; edited by Iola Haverstick and Betty Shepard ; introduction by Gary Kinder

The wreck of the whaleship Essex : a narrative account, by Owen Chase, first mate ; edited by Iola Haverstick and Betty Shepard ; introduction by Gary Kinder

Label
The wreck of the whaleship Essex : a narrative account
Title
The wreck of the whaleship Essex
Title remainder
a narrative account
Statement of responsibility
by Owen Chase, first mate ; edited by Iola Haverstick and Betty Shepard ; introduction by Gary Kinder
Title variation
Narrative of the most extraordinary and distressing shipwreck of the whale-ship Essex, of Nantucket
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Language
eng
Summary
Story of the Nantucket whaler's destruction on November 20, 1820 by an enraged sperm whale and a record of privation and suffering by crew on the open Pacific
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
167
Illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
  • photographs
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
The wreck of the whaleship Essex : a narrative account, by Owen Chase, first mate ; edited by Iola Haverstick and Betty Shepard ; introduction by Gary Kinder
Label
The wreck of the whaleship Essex : a narrative account, by Owen Chase, first mate ; edited by Iola Haverstick and Betty Shepard ; introduction by Gary Kinder
Publication
Note
First edition published in 1821 under title: Narrative of the most extraordinary and distressing shipwreck of the whale-ship Essex, of Nantucket
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Extent
106 p.
Isbn
9780156006897
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
99024889
Other physical details
ill., facsim., maps, port.
System control number
ocn317354221

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