Coverart for item
The Resource The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis

The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis

Label
The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature
Title
The great sperm whale
Title remainder
a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature
Statement of responsibility
Richard Ellis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ellis, Richard
Dewey number
599.5/47
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.C435
LC item number
E437 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Sperm whale
Label
The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Physty -- Mr. Melville's whale -- Whence the sperm whale? -- The (un)natural history of the sperm whale -- The social lives of sperm whales -- Battle of the giants -- "I'll have the calamari..." -- Making contact -- How to catch a whale -- The war on whales -- "Can leviathan long endure so wide a chase?" -- The adventures of a whale painter
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780700617722
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010-48266
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm681500370
  • 4470-45560
  • (OCoLC)681500370
  • (OUa)vtls000793775
  • (OCoLC)ocn681500370
Label
The great sperm whale : a natural history of the ocean's most magnificent and mysterious creature, Richard Ellis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Physty -- Mr. Melville's whale -- Whence the sperm whale? -- The (un)natural history of the sperm whale -- The social lives of sperm whales -- Battle of the giants -- "I'll have the calamari..." -- Making contact -- How to catch a whale -- The war on whales -- "Can leviathan long endure so wide a chase?" -- The adventures of a whale painter
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
xv, 368 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780700617722
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010-48266
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm681500370
  • 4470-45560
  • (OCoLC)681500370
  • (OUa)vtls000793775
  • (OCoLC)ocn681500370

Library Locations

  • Northwest LibraryBorrow it
    2280 Hard Rd, Columbus, OH, 43235, US
    40.118513 -83.076143
  • Old Worthington LibraryBorrow it
    820 High St, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.090609 -83.016926
  • Worthington Park LibraryBorrow it
    1389 Worthington Centre Dr, Worthington, OH, 43085, US
    40.123032 -82.980439
Processing Feedback ...