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The Resource The voyage of the Narwhal, by Andrea Barrett

The voyage of the Narwhal, by Andrea Barrett

Label
The voyage of the Narwhal
Title
The voyage of the Narwhal
Statement of responsibility
by Andrea Barrett
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1885 Erasmus Darwin Wells embarks an expedition to the Arctic to search for the explorer, John Franklin. Erasmus' fears of failure seem to be realized when the voyage threatens to turn violent
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
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
014416
Cataloging source
JED
Dewey number
813.54
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.A7327
LC item number
V6 1999d
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Performance by George Guidall
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal, by Andrea Barrett
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Unabridged Fiction."--Cover
  • In container (16 cm.)
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking."--Cover
  • Compact disc
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
Control code
ocm42800981
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780393319507
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1037
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)42800981
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal, by Andrea Barrett
Publication
Note
  • "Unabridged Fiction."--Cover
  • In container (16 cm.)
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking."--Cover
  • Compact disc
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
Control code
ocm42800981
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
11 audio discs (13 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780393319507
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
C1037
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)42800981
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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