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The Resource The voyage of the Narwhal, Andrea Barrett

The voyage of the Narwhal, Andrea Barrett

Label
The voyage of the Narwhal
Title
The voyage of the Narwhal
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Barrett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The expedition of the Narwhal as seen through the eyes of Erasmus Darwin Wills, "a scholar-naturalist" on the ship, the Esquimaux who witness "the expedition's exploits," and the women who were left behind in Philadelphia.--
Summary
Combines fact and fiction to follow Erasmus Darwin Wells, the nineteenth-century naturalist, on his reckless pursuit of an open polar sea
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1999.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1998
Assigning source
(Source of description not identified)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014416
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.A7327
LC item number
V6 1999
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal, Andrea Barrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Thorndike large print Basic series"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40135360
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
624 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786217526
Lccn
98048562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40135360
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal, Andrea Barrett
Publication
Note
"Thorndike large print Basic series"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm40135360
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
624 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786217526
Lccn
98048562
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40135360

Library Locations

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      503 East Hancock Street, Newberg, OR, 97132, US
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      410 S. Water Street, Silverton, OR, 97381, US
      45.003378 -122.781322
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