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Moby Dick : the true story

Author: Jane ArmstrongGary LangDavid BedardAllen AbelChristopher RowleyAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Discovery Channel : Family Home Entertainment : Distributed by Artisan Home Entertainment, 2002, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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The sinking of the American whaleship the Essex by a sperm whale in the mid-Pacific on November 20, 1820 and the startling reality of the epic struggle for the crew to survive. Inspiring the writing of Moby Dick by Herman Melville.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Armstrong; Gary Lang; David Bedard; Allen Abel; Christopher Rowley; Roy Kenner; John Whitcher; Cinenova Productions.; Discovery Channel (Firm); Family Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 50237974
Credits: Editor, John Whitcher.
Cast: Narrated by Roy Kenner.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 52 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, digitally mastered.
Responsibility: CineNova Productions, Inc. in association with Discovery Channel ; producer, Jane Armstrong ; writers, Gary Lang, David Bedard, Allen Abel ; director, Christopher Rowley.

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The sinking of the American whaleship the Essex by a sperm whale in the mid-Pacific on November 20, 1820 and the startling reality of the epic struggle for the crew to survive. Inspiring the writing of Moby Dick by Herman Melville.

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