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The Resource Oil and ice : a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty, Peter Nichols

Oil and ice : a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty, Peter Nichols

Label
Oil and ice : a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty
Title
Oil and ice
Title remainder
a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty
Statement of responsibility
Peter Nichols
Title variation
Oil & ice
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1871, an entire fleet of whaling ships was caught in an arctic ice storm and destroyed. Though few lives were lost, the damage would forever shape one of America's most distinctive commodities: oil."--Page 4 of cover
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nichols, Peter
Dewey number
338.372950974485
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
SH383.2
LC item number
.N53 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whaling
  • Marine accidents
  • Whaling
  • Seafaring life
  • New Bedford (Mass.)
  • New Bedford (Mass.)
Label
Oil and ice : a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty, Peter Nichols
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Previously published as Final voyage."
  • "First published in the United States of America as Final Voyage by G.P. Putnam's Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2009"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-294)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1652216
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780143118367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1652216
  • (OCoLC)567155167
Label
Oil and ice : a story of Arctic disaster and the rise and fall of America's last whaling dynasty, Peter Nichols
Publication
Note
  • "Previously published as Final voyage."
  • "First published in the United States of America as Final Voyage by G.P. Putnam's Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2009"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-294)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1652216
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
294 pages
Isbn
9780143118367
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1652216
  • (OCoLC)567155167

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