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The Resource Floating gold : a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris, Christopher Kemp

Floating gold : a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris, Christopher Kemp

Label
Floating gold : a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris
Title
Floating gold
Title remainder
a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Kemp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kemp, Christopher
Dewey number
333.95/95
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
QD331
LC item number
.K457 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ambergris
  • Perfumes
  • Whales
Target audience
adult
Label
Floating gold : a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris, Christopher Kemp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Long Beach -- There is a piece at Rome as big as a man's head -- The beach mafia -- It looked like roquefort and it smelled like limburger -- A molecule here and a molecule there -- Close encounters of the ambergris kind -- The hopefuls -- On the road -- Gone a-whaling -- A meeting
Control code
ocn756577742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 187 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226430362
Lccn
2011050637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
333.9595 K32 ; XX-N ; jll ; C-NI ; C1205B11
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 756577742
  • (Sirsi) 756577742
  • (OCoLC)756577742
Label
Floating gold : a natural (and unnatural) history of ambergris, Christopher Kemp
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On Long Beach -- There is a piece at Rome as big as a man's head -- The beach mafia -- It looked like roquefort and it smelled like limburger -- A molecule here and a molecule there -- Close encounters of the ambergris kind -- The hopefuls -- On the road -- Gone a-whaling -- A meeting
Control code
ocn756577742
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 187 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226430362
Lccn
2011050637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
333.9595 K32 ; XX-N ; jll ; C-NI ; C1205B11
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 756577742
  • (Sirsi) 756577742
  • (OCoLC)756577742

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