The Resource Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea, Richard Henry Dana, (electronic resource)

Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea, Richard Henry Dana, (electronic resource)

Label
Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea
Title
Two years before the mast
Title remainder
a personal narrative of life at sea
Statement of responsibility
Richard Henry Dana
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After a bout with the measles that left his vision impaired, Harvard undergrad Richard Henry Dana signed up for a two-year engagement as a sailor, thinking that the fresh sea air might improve his vision. The diary that Dana kept during his stint on the open sea formed the basis for this wildly popular memoir, which was later made into a movie. A must-read for fans of rip-roaring nautical tales or social history buffs
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1815-1882
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dana, Richard Henry
Dewey number
910.4/5
Index
no index present
LC call number
G54
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dana, Richard Henry
  • Pilgrim (Brig)
  • Alert (Brig : 1843-1862)
  • Voyages and travels
  • Seafaring life
Label
Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea, Richard Henry Dana, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CC25DED2-A863-44F7-8912-6007C47B174A
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Publication
Copyright
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o795561073
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620115213
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o795561073
  • (Sirsi) o795561073
  • (OCoLC)795561073
Label
Two years before the mast : a personal narrative of life at sea, Richard Henry Dana, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=CC25DED2-A863-44F7-8912-6007C47B174A
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
o795561073
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781620115213
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o795561073
  • (Sirsi) o795561073
  • (OCoLC)795561073

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