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The Resource Carry on, Mr. Bowditch, by Jean Lee Latham, (sound recording)

Carry on, Mr. Bowditch, by Jean Lee Latham, (sound recording)

Label
Carry on, Mr. Bowditch
Title
Carry on, Mr. Bowditch
Statement of responsibility
by Jean Lee Latham
Title variation
Carry on, Mister Bowditch
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After finding a way to teach the ship's crew members to understand navigation, Nat, a self-taught mathematician and astronomer in eighteenth-century Salem, Massachusetts, writes down his explanations and compiles them into "The American Practical Navigator, " also known as the "Sailors' Bible."
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1956.
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Latham, Jean Lee
Credits note
Produced and directed by Jim Weiss
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Jim Weiss
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Weiss, Jim.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowditch, Nathaniel
  • Mathematicians
  • Astronomers
  • Navigation
  • Seafaring life
  • Salem (Mass.)
Target audience
juvenile
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Carry on, Mr. Bowditch, by Jean Lee Latham, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 6:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Good-luck spell -- Privateers -- Word from the pilgrim -- "Boys don't blubber" -- Voice in the night -- "Sail by ash breeze!" -- Almanac -- "Lock, stock, and bookkeeper" -- Anchor to windward -- Freedom -- What next? -- Down to the sea -- Discovery -- Nineteen guns -- "Sail Ho-O-O-O-O!" -- Simple matter of mathematics -- Lunars and moonlight -- Astrea to the rescue -- Strange sailing orders -- Book sailing -- "Sealing is safer" -- Science and sumatra -- Captain Bowditch commanding -- Man against the fog
Control code
ocn465034613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (6.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781882513628
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781882513628
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781882513628
  • (OCoLC)465034613
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Carry on, Mr. Bowditch, by Jean Lee Latham, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Compact discs
  • Duration: 6:30:00
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Good-luck spell -- Privateers -- Word from the pilgrim -- "Boys don't blubber" -- Voice in the night -- "Sail by ash breeze!" -- Almanac -- "Lock, stock, and bookkeeper" -- Anchor to windward -- Freedom -- What next? -- Down to the sea -- Discovery -- Nineteen guns -- "Sail Ho-O-O-O-O!" -- Simple matter of mathematics -- Lunars and moonlight -- Astrea to the rescue -- Strange sailing orders -- Book sailing -- "Sealing is safer" -- Science and sumatra -- Captain Bowditch commanding -- Man against the fog
Control code
ocn465034613
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
6 audio discs (6.5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781882513628
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9781882513628
Other physical details
digital
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781882513628
  • (OCoLC)465034613
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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