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The Resource The voyage of the Narwhal : a novel, Andrea Barrett

The voyage of the Narwhal : a novel, Andrea Barrett

Label
The voyage of the Narwhal : a novel
Title
The voyage of the Narwhal
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Barrett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An expedition by sea to the Arctic in 1885 to search for the explorer, John Franklin. The protagonists are two men from Philadelphia, the dynamic but foolhardy organizer and his companion, a naturalist who considers himself a loser. The loser lives, the dynamo dies. By the author of Ship Fever
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
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 1998
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal : a novel, Andrea Barrett
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
5000581
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
399 p.
Isbn
9780393046328
Lccn
98011246
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38286625
  • (OCoLC)38286625
Label
The voyage of the Narwhal : a novel, Andrea Barrett
Publication
Control code
5000581
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
399 p.
Isbn
9780393046328
Lccn
98011246
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38286625
  • (OCoLC)38286625

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