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Title The Essex [videorecording] : the true story of Moby Dick / produced by MPH Entertainment, Inc. for the History Channel ; directed by Adam Hyman.

Imprint New York : A & E Television Networks : Marketed and distributed by New Video, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  910.91649 Es75 2000    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 50 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series History's mysteries
History's mysteries (Arts and Entertainment Network)
System Details DVD.
Note Originally broadcast on television in the series, "History's mysteries," by the History Channel in 1996.
Credits Editor, Allison MacEwan ; executive producer, Susan Werbe.
Performer Host, Arthur Kent ; narrator, David Ackroyd.
Summary Recounts the adventures of Essex, a whaleship, which inspired the writing of Moby Dick by Herman Melville.
Subject Essex (Whaleship)
Shipwrecks -- Pacific Ocean -- History -- 19th century.
Whaling ships -- Massachusetts -- Nantucket -- History -- 19th century.
Shipwreck survival.
Added Author Kent, Arthur, 1953-
Ackroyd, David.
Hyman, Adam.
Werbe, Susan.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891. Moby Dick.
MPH Entertainment (Firm)
History Channel (Television network)
New Video Group.
Arts and Entertainment Network.
Added Title True story of Moby Dick
Music No. AAE-74046 A & E Television Networks

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