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The Resource A whaling captain's daughter : the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871, edited by Megan O'Hara ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers ; content consultant, Judy Downey

A whaling captain's daughter : the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871, edited by Megan O'Hara ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers ; content consultant, Judy Downey

Label
A whaling captain's daughter : the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871
Title
A whaling captain's daughter
Title remainder
the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871
Statement of responsibility
edited by Megan O'Hara ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers ; content consultant, Judy Downey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The diary of a young girl who traveled with her family on her father's whaling ship in the 1860s records her schooling, dangerous whale hunts, and the activities of her baby brother. Includes sidebars, activities, and a timeline related to this era
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1862-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jernegan, Laura
Dewey number
910.4/5/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
G545
LC item number
.J47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
O'Hara, Megan
Series statement
Diaries, letters, and memoirs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jernegan, Laura
  • Jernegan, Laura
  • Jernegan, Laura
  • Girls
  • Seafaring life
  • Whaling
  • Seafaring life
  • Whaling
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A whaling captain's daughter : the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871, edited by Megan O'Hara ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers ; content consultant, Judy Downey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
648703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780736803465
Lccn
99015275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 648703
  • (Sirsi) 648703
  • (OCoLC)41265945
Label
A whaling captain's daughter : the diary of Laura Jernegan, 1868-1871, edited by Megan O'Hara ; foreword by Suzanne L. Bunkers ; content consultant, Judy Downey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
648703
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9780736803465
Lccn
99015275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 648703
  • (Sirsi) 648703
  • (OCoLC)41265945

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