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Gone a-whaling : the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale, by Jim Murphy

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Gone a-whaling : the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale
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Gone a-whaling
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the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale
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by Jim Murphy
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eng
Summary
Surveys the history of the whaling industry from its earliest days to the present, focusing on the young boys who managed to sign on for whaling voyages
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Title
Gone a-whaling
Creator
Summary
Surveys the history of the whaling industry from its earliest days to the present, focusing on the young boys who managed to sign on for whaling voyages
Subject
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  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
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178886
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DLC
Dewey number
306.3/64
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SH383
LC item number
.M87 1998
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1150
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale
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the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale
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by Jim Murphy
Gone a-whaling : the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale, by Jim Murphy
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Gone a-whaling : the lure of the sea and the hunt for the great whale, by Jim Murphy
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-200) and index
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780395698471
Lccn
97013051
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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illustrations
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  • ocm36681716
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