The Resource Why read moby-dick?, Nathaniel Philbrick

Why read moby-dick?, Nathaniel Philbrick

Label
Why read moby-dick?
Title
Why read moby-dick?
Statement of responsibility
Nathaniel Philbrick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Shares expert guidelines on how to read and appreciate Herman Melville's classic work, offering insight into its history, characters, and themes while explaining its literary relevance in the modern world
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
813/.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS2384.M62
LC item number
P55 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Why read moby-dick?, Nathaniel Philbrick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • zbnus
  • mel
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The gospels in this century -- Landlessness -- Desperado philosophy -- Nantucket -- Chowder -- The Pequod -- Ahab -- The anatomy of a demagogue -- Hawthorne -- The view from the masthead -- The sea -- Is there a heaven? -- A mighty, messy book -- Unflinching reality -- Poetry -- Sharks -- The enchanted calm -- Pip -- The squeeze -- The left wing -- So remorseless a havoc -- Queequeg -- Pulling dictatorship out of a hat -- Essex redux -- The inmost leaf -- Ahab's last stand -- Evil art -- Neither believer nor infidel
Control code
ocn837178965
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
x, 131 pages
Isbn
9780143123972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32756136
System control number
  • (OCoLC)837178965
  • ba32756136

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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