The Resource Shipwrecked : Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World, James V. Morrison

Shipwrecked : Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World, James V. Morrison

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Shipwrecked : Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World
Title
Shipwrecked
Title remainder
Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World
Statement of responsibility
James V. Morrison
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Four thousand years of shipwrecks in literature and film"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
809/.93355
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.S54
LC item number
M67 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Shipwrecked : Disaster and Transformation in Homer, Shakespeare, Defoe, and the Modern World, James V. Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Contents
1. Shipwreck Narratives -- 2. Shipwreck and Identity in Homer's Odyssey -- 3. Shipwreck and Opportunity from Ancient Egypt to the Modern Caribbean -- 4. The Struggle for Power in Shakespeare's The Tempest -- 5. Salvation, Power, and Freedom: Saint Paul, Caliban, and Voyages in Outer Space -- 6. Culture and Spiritual Rebirth in Defoe's Robinson Crusoe -- 7. The Struggle for Survival in Philoctetes, Cast Away, and First on Mars -- 8. Competing Narratives in Walcott's Pantomime and Coetzee's Foe -- 9. Conflict, the Common Good, and Redemption in The Mysterious Island, Lord of the Flies, Lost, and Gilligan's Island -- 10. Shipwreck and the Selling of Paradise
Control code
ocn880170320
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 242 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780472120062
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1d60zqp
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not applicable
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.b34606981
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880170320
  • pebcs0472120069

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