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Nickerson, Thomas 1805-1883

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Works: 30 works in 44 publications in 2 languages and 1,116 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Biography  Logbooks 
Roles: Editor, Author
Classifications: G530.E77, 910.9164
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The loss of the ship Essex, sunk by a whale by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1820, the Nantucket whaleship "Essex", thousands of miles from home in the South Pacific, was rammed by an angry sperm whale. The ship sank, leaving 20 crew members floating in three small boats. The incident provided the inspiration for Melville's masterpiece, "Moby Dick". A riveting tale of history and true-life adventure, this classic edition combines first-person narratives of the doomed voyage of the whaleship with every relevant contemporary account
Trans-Pacific scholarly publishing : a symposium by Trans-Pacific Conference on Scholarly Publishing( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burma interlude by Marjorie C Nickerson( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The University of Hawaii, 1907-1957. Higher education in the Pacific, a foundation for freedom by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El desastre del Essex, hundido por una ballena by Owen Chase( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aloha ke Akua by Abraham Kahikina Akaka( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

That their fields shall prosper and their flocks increase : problems of the Rio Grande watershed : a symposium( Book )

1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Haukulu: land of dripping dew by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Nickerson collection by Thomas Nickerson( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Original account (supplemented with information taken from Owen Chase's Narrative of the Most Extraordinary and Distressing Shipwreck of the Whale-Ship "Essex" of Nantucket (1821)) of life aboard the Essex before it was struck by a whale in the Pacific (1820) and recollections of the months spent as a castaway in an open boat before rescue by the brig Indian (1821); correspondence (1876) with Leon Lewis providing additional biographical information; reminiscences concerning events in Concepción, Chile (1834), and Guayaquil, Ecuador (1835); and account of pirate attack on the ship Hero. Includes report of Capt. George Pollard relating to Pollard's experiences after his boat was separated from Nickerson's (Jan. 14, 1821) until his rescue with Charles Ramsdell by the ship Dauphin; and information concerning the rescue by the ship Surry of the three other Essex crew members (who survived in a third boat) stranded on a Pacific island
Professor's briefcase : wit and wisdom of Willard Wilson by Willard Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A university comes of age: the administration of Gregg M. Sinclair, fourth president of the University of Hawaii, 1942-1955 by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Essex (Whaleship)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Log/journal, kept by Thomas Nickerson, reflecting the vessel's final whaling voyage to the South Pacific
Trans-Pacific Scholarly Publishing. A symposium. [Papers presented at the Trans-Pacific Conference on Scholarly Publishing held at Honolulu, June 25 29, 1962.] Thomas Nickerson, editor by Trans-Pacific Conference on Scholarly Publishing (HONOLULU)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hawaii's university at its golden anniversary by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Woman, her moral and political influence : an address delivered before the Royal academy of moral & political sciences, Madrid, October 15, 1882 by Plácido de Jove y Hevia( Book )

1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commonplace book by Simeon Crowell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commonplace book of Simeon Crowell, a Baptist preacher from Yarmouth, Mass. Includes verses Crowell wrote as a young man, copies of letters he wrote to family and friends, and an autobiographical account of his youth, his life and many brushes with death as a sailor, and his long struggle of conscience culminating in his religious conversion. Among those Crowell wrote to were his daughter Mary Crowell, Thomas Nickerson of Readfield, Maine, and Moses Brown of Providence, Rhode Island
Hawaii builds its University by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Trans-Pacific scholarly publishing: a symposium, T. Nickerson, ed. by Honolulu, 1962 Trans-Pacific Conference on Scholarly Publishing. 1st( Book )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tracking the earth satellite by Thomas Nickerson( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

50 : the University of Hawaii, 1907-1957 by University of Hawaii (Honolulu)( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The loss of the ship Essex, sunk by a whale
Alternative Names
Thomas Nickerson American sailor

Thomas Nickerson amerikanischer Seemann und späterer Hotelier

トーマス・ニッカーソン

湯瑪士·尼克森

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