Ahab's wife : or, The star-gazer : a novel
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
New York : William Morrow and Co., [1999].
Edition
First edition.
ISBN
0688171877, 0688177859
Physical Desc
xix, 668 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Status
East Providence (Weaver) - Adult Fiction
Fic Nas
1 available

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
East Providence (Weaver) - Adult FictionFic NasOn Shelf
LocationCall NumberStatus
Ashaway - Adult FictionFic NasOn Shelf
Barrington - Fiction (Main Level)NASOn Shelf
Bristol (Rogers Free) - Adult FictionFic NASOn Shelf
Burrillville (Jesse Smith) - Adult FictionNasOn Shelf
Central Falls (Adams Memorial) - Adult FictionFIC NasOn Shelf
Show All Copies

Description

Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details

Published
New York : William Morrow and Co., [1999].
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Language
English
ISBN
0688171877, 0688177859

Notes

General Note
A novel inspired by Herman Melville's Moby Dick.
Description
The adventures of Una Spenser who went to sea disguised as a cabin boy. Shipwrecked, she marries one of the survivors, then falls in love with Captain Ahab, a man obsessed with a white whale. She becomes involved in fighting slavery and in women's rights.

Syndetics Unbound

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Naslund, S. J., & Melville, H. (1999). Ahab's wife: or, The star-gazer : a novel (First edition.). William Morrow and Co..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Naslund, Sena Jeter and Herman Melville. 1999. Ahab's Wife: Or, The Star-gazer : A Novel. William Morrow and Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Naslund, Sena Jeter and Herman Melville. Ahab's Wife: Or, The Star-gazer : A Novel William Morrow and Co, 1999.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Naslund, Sena Jeter., and Herman Melville. Ahab's Wife: Or, The Star-gazer : A Novel First edition., William Morrow and Co., 1999.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.