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The Essex : the true story of Moby Dick

Author: Arthur KentDavid AckroydAdam HymanSusan WerbeHerman MelvilleAll authors
Publisher: New York : A & E Television Networks : Marketed and distributed by New Video, ©2000.
Series: History's mysteries.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Recounts the adventures of Essex, a whaleship, which inspired the writing of Moby Dick by Herman Melville.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Kent; David Ackroyd; Adam Hyman; Susan Werbe; Herman Melville; MPH Entertainment.; History Channel (Television network); New Video Group.; Arts and Entertainment Network.
OCLC Number: 47130571
Notes: Originally broadcast on television in the series, "History's mysteries," by the History Channel in 1996.
Credits: Editor, Allison MacEwan ; executive producer, Susan Werbe.
Performer(s): Host, Arthur Kent ; narrator, David Ackroyd.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: History's mysteries.
Other Titles: True story of Moby Dick
History's mysteries (Television program)
Responsibility: produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc. for the History Channel ; directed by Adam Hyman.

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Recounts the adventures of Essex, a whaleship, which inspired the writing of Moby Dick by Herman Melville.

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