Moby Dick [cd] / Herman Melville.

Authors: Melville, Herman, 1819-1891.
Call number: CD FIC MEL
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor media, c2010.
Publication date: c2010.
Subject: Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Whaling ships -- Fiction.
Ship captains -- Fiction.
Mentally ill -- Fiction.
Whales -- Fiction.
Whaling -- Fiction.
Series title: Tantor unabridged classics.
Title: Moby Dick [cd] / Herman Melville.
Physical description: 20 audio discs (25 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer note: Read by Norman Dietz.
Notes: Compact discs.
"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.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Sea stories.
Added author: Dietz, Norman., narrator.
ISBN: 9781400116010
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Bib No.: 1313682

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