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Moby-Dick / Herman Melville.

Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 (Author). Wills, Stewart. (Added Author). MacLeod, Kevin. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781518929380 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1518929389 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (24hr., 31 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Author's Republic : 2016.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Stewart Wills.
Summary, etc.:
Moby-Dick is a novel by Herman Melville, in which an eerily compelling madman is pursuing an unholy war against a creature as vast and dangerous and unknowable as the sea itself. But more than just a novel of adventure, more than an encyclopedia of whaling lore and legend, Moby-Dick is a haunting, mesmerizing, and important social commentary populated with several of the most unforgettable and enduring characters in literature. Written with wonderfully redemptive humor, Moby-Dick is a profound and timeless inquiry into character, faith, and the nature of perception.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Whaling ships > Fiction.
Ship captains > Fiction.
Mentally ill > Fiction.
Whaling > Fiction.
Whales > Fiction.
Genre: Adventure fiction.

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