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The Resource A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest, Hobson Woodward

A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest, Hobson Woodward

Label
A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest
Title
A brave vessel
Title remainder
the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest
Statement of responsibility
Hobson Woodward
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of aspiring writer William Strachey, who was shipwrecked on Bermuda en route to the Jamestown settlement in 1609 and wrote of his experiences, which provided the inspiration for one of Shakespeare's great plays
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Woodward, Hobson
Dewey number
910.9163/48
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F234.J3
LC item number
W65 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strachey, William
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Sea Venture (Ship)
  • Shipwrecks
  • Seafaring life
  • Jamestown (Va.)
  • Virginia
  • Bermuda Islands
  • Great Britain
Label
A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest, Hobson Woodward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-257) and index
Contents
Poet of London -- Aboard for Jamestown -- Ocean bound -- Hurricane -- Rogue wave -- Devil's land -- Angel's garden -- New life -- Rebellion -- Away to Virginia -- Relief from home -- Forest people -- Blood in the snow -- Poison -- Bound for England -- Blackfriars surprise -- Bermuda ghosts -- After the storm
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 268 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670020966
Lccn
2008051325
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn276819730
  • (OCoLC)276819730
Label
A brave vessel : the true tale of the castaways who rescued Jamestown and inspired Shakespeare's The tempest, Hobson Woodward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-257) and index
Contents
Poet of London -- Aboard for Jamestown -- Ocean bound -- Hurricane -- Rogue wave -- Devil's land -- Angel's garden -- New life -- Rebellion -- Away to Virginia -- Relief from home -- Forest people -- Blood in the snow -- Poison -- Bound for England -- Blackfriars surprise -- Bermuda ghosts -- After the storm
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 268 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780670020966
Lccn
2008051325
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • ocn276819730
  • (OCoLC)276819730

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