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Moby Dick

Author: Herman Melville; Norman Dietz
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2010.
Series: Tantor unabridged classics
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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Melville's classic story of whaling, romance of unusual adventure and eccentric characters, and a drama of heroic conflict. In New Bedford, Connecticut in the 1800s, a group of seamen board the whaling ship Pequod, captained by Ahab. They know they're out to harpoon whales; what they don't realize is that Ahab once lost a leg to the magnificent white whale Moby Dick, and that he'll risk anything, including himself  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Sea stories
Electronic books
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Herman Melville; Norman Dietz
ISBN: 9781400146017 1400146011 9781400116010 1400116015
OCLC Number: 756624952
Notes: Unabridged.
Container and disc display different ISBNs.
"Audio & eBook"--Container.
Disc 1 is a "Multimode CD". In addition to the audio content of the story, it contains the companion eBook text in PDF format that can be accessed for reading by inserting the disc into the CD-ROM drive of a computer.
Performer(s): Read by Norman Dietz.
Description: 20 sound discs (CD) (25 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. ; in container.
Details: E-Book is in PDF format; printable; eReader friendly.
Series Title: Tantor unabridged classics
Responsibility: Herman Melville ; read by Norman Dietz.

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Melville's classic story of whaling, romance of unusual adventure and eccentric characters, and a drama of heroic conflict. In New Bedford, Connecticut in the 1800s, a group of seamen board the whaling ship Pequod, captained by Ahab. They know they're out to harpoon whales; what they don't realize is that Ahab once lost a leg to the magnificent white whale Moby Dick, and that he'll risk anything, including himself and every member of his crew, to get back at the animal that maimed him.

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