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The Resource The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/

The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/

Label
The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Title
The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Statement of responsibility
Ian McGuire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
-- VolunteerThe North Water weaves a superlative story of humanity under the most extreme conditions
Summary
The Volunteer, a nineteenth-century Yorkshire whaling ship, becomes the stage for a confrontation between brutal harpooner Henry Drax and ex-army surgeon Patrick Sumner, the ship's medic, during a violent, ill-fated voyage to the Arctic
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2016
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10473034
Cataloging source
DLC
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McGuire, Ian
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
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  • Whaling
  • Violence in men
  • Physicians
  • Veterans
  • Seafaring life
  • Murderers
  • Ships
  • Arctic regions
Target audience
adult
Label
The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:h579sg9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781627795951
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
The North Water [electronic resource] : A Novel/
Publication
Control code
THREE_M:h579sg9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781627795951
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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